The Balkerne Water Tower is a structure of exceptional architectural and historic interest, and is of great importance both nationally and locally
The Plans for Jumbo
[Uses may change as design proposals develop.]
North Essex Heritage (NEH), which has a 150 year lease on Jumbo, plans to restore and develop the magnificent Grade II* listed tower for the public benefit. The Balkerne Tower Trust fully supports this endeavour and is working closely with NEH.
Please explore the links on this page for everything about this important and fascinating building.
Watch our video!
Buy the book!
Published by the BTT with an introduction by Andrew Phillips, it is available at Red Lion Books, Waterstones, the Mercury Theatre and the Visitor Information Centre, Colchester, price £9.99.
If you live outside Colchester please email Red Lion Books
All profits from its sale will help secure the future of the tower as a national heritage attraction.