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Report - Sidedraught Induction, Re-visited - March 2011.

Discussion in 'UK Draining Forum' started by Ojay, Apr 22, 2011.

  1. Ojay

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    Sidedraught Induction - Re-visited

    WB was keen to hit up some more Manchester drains, so we headed on over to Sidedraught Induction, a culverted section of the Gore Brook & CSO

    Although it was raining, the levels were fine, so wellies it was

    The first obstacle was the metal grille at the Infall


    Once in, a short section of RCP leads to a larger brick tunnel before it splits into 2 smaller brick arches

    We headed up the right hand side as the left hand section was blocked with even more debris since I last paid the place a visit some 12 months ago


    Along the way a set of steps and a concrete side passage


    Leading to a multi-level inspection chamber


    Eventually the brick tunnel joins back up with it's twin, leading to a larger brick chamber


    Further downstream on the right hand side is a protruding 5ft RCP


    Which leads into a fairly large overflow chamber


    With ladder access locked, it's a case of a quick climb up to the rather large CSO chamber


    Looking down, the sewerfresh flows through. I was tempted to climb down again but my foot wasn't up to it and I didn't fancy getting stuck!


    Rusted Penstock Controls for diverting the sewer


    After what seemed like an age we climbed back down and headed out

    Continuing downstream, a variety of transitions eventually leads to the Outfall


    Thanks for looking :thumb
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