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Gorple Reservoirs West Yorkshire

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Gorple Upper Reservoir from the north.
Dave Dunford
Gorple Upper Reservoir from the north.

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Two moorland reservoirs between Hebden Bridge and Nelson.

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Access on footpaths from minor road between Heptonstall and Nelson - approx. half a mile from the car park to the Lower Gorple dam, and a further mile and a half to Upper Gorple Reservoir.


Car park at SD946323.

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