Sadberge Reservoir 1886

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This reservoir at the edge of Sadberge lies disused since 1985, its vast curved walls have become a magnet to BMX stunt riders.
Sadberge Reservoir
Sadberge Reservoir
Some large cast iron pipework can be found in the bottom of the reservoir.
Sadberge Reservoir
Sadberge Reservoir
A date stone from 1886 still exist with the name “S & M W B” which I believe stands for “Stockton and Middlesbrough Water Board” looking at the vandalised wreckage on the ground I think the building was at one time castellated.
Sadberge Reservoir
Sadberge Reservoir
The jubilee stone in the village was found during the construction of the reservoir.

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