Major facelift for Archie
Jan06

Major facelift for Archie

If you have been down in the Torrs Riverside Park since 2008, you will have noticed Archie, sitting by the weir as the river Sett joins the Goyt. Archie is a reverse Archimedean screw hydro electric scheme owned and maintained by a local cooperative society called Torrs Hydro. In December 2020, Torrs Hydro embarked on an ambitious project of refurbishment and renewal of the plant with the aim of dramatically increasing the time it can...

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Torrs Hydro Open Day
Mar11

Torrs Hydro Open Day

Torrs Hydro (or Archie as he is known by his friends and visitors) have announced a series of open days for 2015 25 April, 16 May, 17 May, 4 July, 11 July, 26 September Bring a picnic and enjoy the beautiful Torrs Riverside...

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