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Water Board and other Covers

Click any image to enlarge. Options: Next/Previous, Play/Pause Cover,  Centre Blank, Castle St Exeter Cover,  Blank Rectangle in centre
Click any image to enlarge. Options: Next/Previous, Play/Pause Cover, Centre Blank, Castle St Exeter Cover, Blank Rectangle in centre
 
Cover, Central Name Small within T Shape TORQUAY Stn Cover, Diagonally Split Fire Hydrant & Name Both Triangles NEWTON ABBOT Cover, Diamond Pattern FH Fire Hydrant NEWTON ABBOT
Cover, Central Name Small within T Shape TORQUAY Stn Cover, Diagonally Split Fire Hydrant & Name Both Triangles
NEWTON ABBOT
Cover, Diamond Pattern FH Fire Hydrant NEWTON ABBOT
 
Cover, Diamond Pattern WO Wash Out Cover, East Cornwall Water Board Meter SALTASH Cover, East Devon Water Board Meter, Upside down writing
Cover, Diamond Pattern WO Wash Out Cover, East Cornwall Water Board Meter SALTASH Cover, East Devon Water Board Meter, Upside down writing
 
Cover, East Devon Water Board Meter Cover, East Devon Water Board Stop Valve Square Cover, East Devon Water Board Wash Out LYME REGIS
Cover, East Devon Water Board Meter Cover, East Devon Water Board Stop Valve Square Cover, East Devon Water Board Wash Out LYME REGIS
 
Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Air Valve Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Stop Valve Design A. Poss pre 1940 Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Stop Valve Design B
Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Air Valve Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Stop Valve Design A. Poss pre 1940 Cover, Exeter City Waterworks Stop Valve Design B
 
Cover, Inspection South Devon Water Board Diamond Pattern DITTISHAM Cover, Meter upside down Cover, North Devon Water Board CREDITON
Cover, Inspection South Devon Water Board Diamond Pattern DITTISHAM Cover, Meter upside down Cover, North Devon Water Board CREDITON (2)
 
Cover, Plymouth Corporation Water Works Meter NOSS MAYO Cover, Small Diamond Pattern TEIGNGRACE Cover, South Devon Water Board Meter NEWTON ABBOT
Cover, Plymouth Corporation Water Works Meter NOSS MAYO Cover, Small Diamond Pattern TEIGNGRACE Cover, South Devon Water Board Meter NEWTON ABBOT
 
Cover, South Devon Water Board x 3 in one Surround BUCKFAST Cover, Square AV Air Valve Large Text Cover, Square AV Air Valve Small Text KINGSWEAR
Cover, South Devon Water Board x 3 in one Surround BUCKFAST Cover, Square AV Air Valve Large Text Cover, Square AV Air Valve Small Text KINGSWEAR
 
Cover, Square Diamond Patt AV Air Valve GREAT ROCK Mine Cover, Square East Devon Water Board Stop Valve (2) Cover, Square East Devon Water Board Stop Valve
Cover, Square Diamond Patt AV Air Valve GREAT ROCK Mine Cover, Square East Devon Water Board Stop Valve (2) Cover, Square East Devon Water Board Stop Valve
 
Cover, Square Pattern East Devon Water Board Air Valve Cover, Square Pattern Large East Devon Water Board Air Valve Cover, W O Wash Out
Cover, Square Pattern East Devon Water Board Air Valve Cover, Square Pattern Large East Devon Water Board Air Valve Cover, W O Wash Out
 
Cover, Water Meter Cover, Wash Out SIDMOUTH Cover, WO Wash Out Diamond Pattern LYME REGIS
Cover, Water Meter Cover, Wash Out SIDMOUTH Cover, WO Wash Out Diamond Pattern LYME REGIS
 
Cover, Hydrant Cover, Meter MINSTER-IN-THANET, Kent Covers, Inspection: Trio of South West Devon Water Board
Cover, Hydrant Cover, Meter MINSTER-IN-THANET, Kent Covers, Inspection: Trio of South West Devon Water Board
 
Queen Victoria & Stopcock Boxes in HONG KONG
Queen Victoria & Stopcock Boxes in HONG KONG
 

To clarify the Initials on the covers - H for Hydrant, SV for Stop Valve, ZV for Zone Valve, AV for Air Vent and WO for Wash Out - for opening up a water main to let debris get flushed out by the flow water.

See also:
    Rectangular & Square Manholes
    Triangular Covers
    Circular Covers
    Gulley Gratings
    Pre-1925 (no Ltd.) Castings
    Kerb (Arterial) Gulleys
    Pavement Channels