A record of the restoration and conversion of the railway water tower at Settle Station on the World famous Settle-Carlisle Line.
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Thursday, 3 August 2017
The Biggest Ball's in Settle
The tree stump is still work in progress but it is shaping up as an ideal place to display the enormous float valve at a sufficient height from the ground to appreciate how it works - and it does work.
The temporary notice on top of the stump explains things:
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Once again, thanks to Heidi Mottram and her team at Northumbrian Water who rescued it for us from a water tank - in Suffolk!