Jumbo Water Tower, Colchester, Essex

Jumbo Water Tower, Colchester, Essex
Photograph taken January 1996 © Historic England Archive ref: bb95_15331

This municipal water tower was opened in 1883. The brick and ironwork is of local design and construction. The tower is about 33 meters high and can hold 230,000 gallons of water.

Location

Essex Colchester

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Themes

Tags

water tower sanitation