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Afton Reservoir

A reservoir with an earth embankment dam in East Ayrshire, Afton is situated on the course of the Afton Water 7½ miles (12 km) southwest of Kirkconnel (Dumfries and Galloway) and 10 miles (16 km) southeast of Cumnock (East Ayrshire). Opened in 1935, it is operated by Scottish Water for the supply of drinking-water and covers an area of 44.8 ha (110 acres).


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