John Monash: Engineering enterprise prior to WW1.

Pyramid Hill Service Reservoir ("Standpipe"). 1908.

A simple tall cylinder on ground.

Photo: c.2000.

The construction joints on this tank - perhaps eight vertical lines and seven horizontal rings, forming square panels - suggests that it was built using the same technique as that employed for the Mont Park Silo.

Links:
Index of Tanks. [Return to]
Overview of the major Tanks and Silos. [Return to]
Story of Pyramid Hill Standpipe.

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