Talk: Water From The Moor: Plymouth’s Water Supply

The Dam at Meldon Reservoir in Dartmoor National Park, England

  • Theatre 2, Roland Levinksy Building

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As a keen local historian, Paul Rendell – a Dartmoor National Park Guide for many years – has written many articles for newspapers, magazines and books on the Dartmoor area.

In 1991 he founded the Dartmoor News, a bi-monthly magazine which he still edits. His talk, and associated walk on Saturday 19 May, look at the history of taking water from the moors, including Burrator and Meldon Reservoirs, and Plymouth and the Devonport Leats.

Date: Tuesday 15 May 
Time: 19:00
Venue: Theatre 2, Roland Levinksy Building
Ticket information: £6 /£4.20/Friends free/Free to Plymouth University students via SPIA

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