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Stithians Dam Foundations, Northern Arch Abutment, 1963

NumberHESFM:2016.13651.3
PlaceStithians Cornwall United Kingdom
Date26.4.1963
KeywordsStithians Trades and Professions Construction
PhotographerUnknown
CopyrightImage Courtesy of Helston Museum

The foundations for the northern arch abutment of Stithians Dam, taken on 26th April 1963. Two men can be seen to the right hand side of the photograph near to the Gleeson crane. The other crane is lowering a circular piece of the contruction works into the foundations. This is one of a series of photographs documenting the construction of the dam between 1963 and 1965.