Handbridge Water Tower
Handbridge Water Tower is an octagonal concrete water tower built in 1935 by the Chester Waterworks Company. It is located on Overleigh Road in Handbridge, Chester, Cheshire, England.
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The tower is 40 metres (131 ft) tall and has a capacity of 1.5 million litres (330,000 imp gal) of water. It is a Grade II listed building. The tower is a prominent landmark in Handbridge and can be seen from many parts of the city. It is a popular spot for walkers and cyclists, and there is a public footpath that leads to the base of the tower. The tower is also a popular location for photographers, as it offers panoramic views of the city and surrounding countryside. In recent years, there have been a number of proposals for the future use of the Handbridge Water Tower. These have included converting it into a restaurant, a hotel, or a visitor attraction. However, as of 2023, the tower remains unused.