South West Water Collection

Collection Owner: SWW
Formal opening of the Meldon Reservoir on 22nd September, 1972
Formal opening of the Meldon Reservoir on 22nd September, 1972

Yealm intake site
Yealm intake site

Start of excavation work for the Yealm intake.
Start of excavation work for the Yealm intake.

Progress of excavation of the Yealm intake.
Progress of excavation of the Yealm intake.

Yealm intake.
Yealm intake.

Yealm intake
Yealm intake

First shuttering from the east of the Yealm intake.
First shuttering from the east of the Yealm intake.

First shuttering from the west of the Yealm intake.
First shuttering from the west of the Yealm intake.

Yealm intake, the weir looking upstream
Yealm intake, the weir looking upstream

Yealm intake, the weir looking downstream
Yealm intake, the weir looking downstream

 Yealm intake, the weir looking west
Yealm intake, the weir looking west

Yealm intake, the weir looking west.
Yealm intake, the weir looking west.

Diversion channel on the Yealm intake.
Diversion channel on the Yealm intake.

Meter houses on the Yealm intake
Meter houses on the Yealm intake

Leaf baffle on the Yealm intake
Leaf baffle on the Yealm intake

Yealm intake in use.
Yealm intake in use.

Yealm intake in use.
Yealm intake in use.

Broadall intake site
Broadall intake site

Foundation of the Broadall intake
Foundation of the Broadall intake

Foundation of the Broadall intake
Foundation of the Broadall intake

Foundation of the Broadall intake
Foundation of the Broadall intake

Crevice in the rock on the Broadall intake.
Crevice in the rock on the Broadall intake.

Broadall intake in use.
Broadall intake in use.

Yealm tributary intake site.
Yealm tributary intake site.

Trenchford mill pond
Trenchford mill pond

Site of Trenchford dam
Site of Trenchford dam

Clearing the site for Trenchford reservoir
Clearing the site for Trenchford reservoir

Tottiford overflow bridge
Tottiford overflow bridge

Outlet pipe from Tottiford Reservoir
Outlet pipe from Tottiford Reservoir

View from Tottiford dam
View from Tottiford dam

Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs
Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs

Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs
Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs

Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs
Cutting a culvert for one of the Hennock reservoirs

Constructing one of the Hennock reservoirs
Constructing one of the Hennock reservoirs

Constructing one of the Hennock reservoirs
Constructing one of the Hennock reservoirs

Trenchford reservoir
Trenchford reservoir

The embankment and valve tower of Trenchford reservoir
The embankment and valve tower of Trenchford reservoir

Trenchford reservoir with Fernworthy inlet in the foreground
Trenchford reservoir with Fernworthy inlet in the foreground

Fernworthy inlet at Trenchford reservoir
Fernworthy inlet at Trenchford reservoir