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York Road

Catalogue ref: pa663

Category: Utilities and Public Services

Period: 1919-1939

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The town water tower than once stood at the head of York Road, next to the reservoir. It probably dated from the year after WWI when the area known as The Wents was developed for housing and the reservoir did not provide a sufficient 'head' of pressure to supply the new housing.


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