Wessenden Head Reservoir

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Details

  • location: Wessenden Valley, above Marsden
  • status: still exists
  • category: reservoir

Construction started in March 1877 and was completed in August 1881 at a cost of around £57,500.

The reservoir is part of a descending chain of four reservoirs in the Wessenden Valley: Wessenden Head Reservoir, Wessenden Reservoir, Blakeley Reservoir and Butterley Reservoir.

The reservoir is fed by Pudding Real Clough, Rushy Sike Clough, Wicken Grain, and Loadley Clough.

Location

Wessenden Head Reservoir

Categories

Reservoirs | Stub entry
This page was last modified on 12 August 2018 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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