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Ryburn Reservoir is a supply reservoir operated by Yorkshire Water close to Ripponden. It lies in the valley of the River Ryburn and is the lower of two reservoirs built to supply Wakefield with water. Started in 1925 it was completed in 1933 and has…

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Probably Withens Reservoir, Cragg Vale.

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The old stone bridge here was submerged by the Wakefield Corporation Reservoir which was completed in 1956. At the West Riding Quarter Sessions in Pontefract in 1787 a gratuity of £50 was granted towards the bridge and in 1792 it was granted a…

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This bridge is now submerged under Scammonden reservoir.

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A recalcitrant farmer reputedly held out for better compensation and ended up on an island between the two motorway carriageways.

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A view of Gorpley Reservoir.

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Looking over Todmorden from Lumbutts Road, with a small reservoir in the foreground. Todmorden viaduct is near the centre of the picture and Mons Mill towards the left.

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Gorple Gate track dropping down on the far side. Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive

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Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive

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Part of the Hebden Bridge Local History Society Archive
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