Ensor’s Pool, Lingmoor Park, Nuneaton

With the weather in Brixham looking ropey and the dive team reduced to two, a change of plan was in order. As something different, we decided to dive Ensor’s Pool, a flooded former clay pit that had served a local brickworks and colliery, and which is now a local nature reserve (and had not been dived by the club before). The lake is 220 metres long by 50 metres wide, and was reported to have an average depth of 8 metres. The aim of the diving ops was to: Survey the lake bed to determine its approximate profile and...