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Sue’s 30 reservoirs

as part of Mamie Martin Fund’s #Birthday30 challenge

Sue visited and photographed 30 reservoirs

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  • 23 A small reservoir impound by an earth embankment dam in Orkney, Stromness Reservoir (also known as Yelda Reservoir) is located a half-mile (0.8 km) northeast of Outertown and 1¼ miles (2 km) northwest of Stromness, which it supplies with drinking-water. Opened in 1967, it is now operated by Scottish Water. Words taken from Gazateer of Scotland
  • 24 One of two lochs operated by Scottish Water from which Westray gets its water supply
  • 25 The alternative water supply for Westray. It drains into the Loch of Saintear which is just to the south