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Memorial to Thomas Hawksley at Rivington.
Fri 07 Jul 2023


There was a great turnout this morning (Fri 7th July 2023) to formally unveil the new plaque in memory of Thomas Hawksley, Civil Engineer & Architect, who designed and supervised the construction of the Rivington System of Reservoirs and Treatment Plant between 1850 - 1857. It is ideally located on Horrobin Lane, Rivington at the west end of the Rivington Reservoir embankment.

Thomas Hawksley (1807 1893)

Thomas Hawksley (1807 1893).

Derek and Paul.



Horrobin Lane, Rivington.

 
 
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