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Latitude: 52.3036 / 52°18'13"N
Longitude: -3.1887 / 3°11'19"W
OS Eastings: 319046
OS Northings: 267942
OS Grid: SO190679
Mapcode National: GBR 9Y.WX7Q
Mapcode Global: VH69B.PC4D
Entry Name: Surveying Tower in Forest near Fishpools
Listing Date: 28 July 1999
Last Amended: 28 July 1999
Source ID: 22108
Building Class: Water Supply and Drainage
Location: In forest to S of forest car park which is about 500m W of Fishpools.
Community: Llangunllo (Llangynllo)
Locality: Fforest Fach
Traditional County: Radnorshire
Probably a surveying tower connected with the aqueduct supplying water to Birmingham from the Elan Valley reservoirs.
Circular stone tower in low courses of grey-brown stone. Window openings with both voussirs and lintels. Interior with ladder to top of tower.
As part of the heroic Elan Valley water supply scheme, one of the wonders of C19 engineering.
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