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Derwent Reservoir

in the town of Castleton, in the county of Derbyshire

Upper Derwent's Famous Dam Wall & Towers

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Photographer: © Alan Whitehead (Gallery)Premier Member! Click for more info..(10th January 2021)
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Upper Derwent's Famous Dam Wall & Towers

The Upper Derwent dam was the one used by the Dambusters to practise the difficult technique of dropping the Bouncing Bombs, as it looked similar to their intended target in Germany's Ruhr Valley.

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Buildings & Structures, Lakes & Reservoirs

Derbyshire Peak District Derwent Reservoir Upper Derwent Dam wall Dambusters Derwent Reservoir Derbyshire Castleton



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