Urbex Redux

Eccup Outlet Works

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The outlet works is the point where water leaves the reservoir on its way to Leeds.
The original pipe took water to the treatment works at Lawnswood.
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The outlet works is a small gloomy site, surrounded by tall trees. I only include it because it is possible to get to the top of the lime silo.
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The site consists of the older original stone structures.
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And newer brick buildings and the lime silo.
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My main interest was climbing the silo.
The silo has a ladder. The first rung is at least 7 feet off the ground. Unfortunately I'm only about 5 feet 6 inches tall.
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From the top of the silo
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These electrical devices are dead. I tested them with a multimeter.
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Inside the silo
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There is the sound of lots of water from this round structure
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A final surprise was finding an unlocked lid
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