|Type of record:||Building|
|Name:||Horstead water tower|
Horstead water tower was built in the 1960s or 1970s, and its shape is said to have been inspired by a snowflake. There is only one other water tower like this, in Arkley, Greater London.
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Almost unique form, the only other example being Arkley, Greater London. (S1) dates it to the 1960s in text but to around 1970 on a photograph. The author describes the form as inspired by a snowflake, but it also resembles an Indian elephant column.
E. Rose (NLA), 7 February 2004.
- WATER TOWER (Mid 20th Century to 21st Century - 1960 AD? to 2100 AD)
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Sources and further reading
|<S1>||Monograph: Barton, B.. 2003. Water towers of Britain and their part in bringing water to the people.. |
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