Claerwen Reservoir in the Elan Valley
Looking west along Claerwen. The largest of the Elan Valley reservoirs - which supply water for the West Midlands - Claerwen holds almost as much water as the other three reservoirs together. Opened by Queen Elizabeth in 1957, Claerwen has a dam which is 355m wide and 56m high.
- Taken: on 21 January 2006
- Nearest place: Elan Village
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