Caban Coch Dam, Elan Valley, Powys, Wales - April 01, 2018

Caban Coch Dam is the lowest of the dams in the sequence of four built in the valley of the Elan River. It is the simplest and most functional in appearance of all the dams, designed to resemble a natural waterfall when the reservoir is full and the dam is in full spate with water pouring over the dam wall. Construction began in 1893 and lasted 11 years.

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