During the morning rush hour in New York City, tourists stand out as being the ones looking up. It’s possible that they see more clearly what most New Yorkers take for granted: water towers. Those archaic looking wooden structures that grace the rooftops of almost every New York City building play an integral, though often overlooked, part of watering this urban center.
We currently have the BWTAS 2016 Calendar for sale at a competitive £5·00 + £1·50 p&p, see here. Also currently in stock: Barry Barton's ‘Water Towers of Britain’ - the Water Tower enthusiast’s ‘bible’ available for an incredibly low price of only £7·50 + £2·50 p&p. All other BWTAS merchandise has now sold out! All our 2012 calendars, mugs, T-shirts have all gone. We've nada, zip, zilch in stock. If you've got some, it's now highly sought after!
Yet to be planned... If you have an idea for an event, or would like to organise one, please contact us here.
The British Water Tower Appreciation Society exists to connect enthusiasts of water towers to share their enjoyment of their artistic, cultural, architectural, historical, social and engineering significance. For information about joining etc. see the first introduction posting here.