Burrator Reservoir during the drought of September 1959

Record Number: 1492 | © Devon County Council
Burrator Reservoir during the dramatic drought in 1959. Because of the drought, Drake's Leat was exposed near the Lodge. This was the site of the old head weir.

Tags

Reservoir
water
landscape
moorland
drought
weather
leat
drake's leat
old weir head

Detail

Taylor
Image - Black and White Negative
1959
Sheepstor