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In Use As
1950 - 1970
Freestanding four-stage concrete water tower, built c.1960. Circular-plan tank on four rectangular profile piles with bracings between stages and fixed galvanised steel ladder. Set on concrete plinth with stepped approach, surrounded by rubble stone faced concrete walls.
This substantial water tower is a striking landmark of the surrounding landscape. Built using modern materials and construction techniques, it demonstrates the constructional possibilities offered by technological advances in the twentieth century.