Goole water tower restoration

Work is progressing to restore Goole's historic 150 foot water tower, known as the Saltpot. The town's MP Andrew Percy is being given a guided tour to see how the job is going.

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Picture: Restoration of Goole's Saltpot water tower are taking shape

Goole's Saltpot water tower Credit: Calendar

Around 1km of scaffolding was needed around the tower to carry out the repairs. It took 12 weeks alone to erect that.

Contractors working on the site Credit: Calendar

Contractors are working from top to bottom removing pieces of concrete that were breaking off the structure and filling in cracks. They are then repainting around the repairs.

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