Black Sluice
Internal Drainage Board

Telephone: 01205 821440


Station Road, Swineshead, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE20 3PW


The Black Sluice Internal Drainage Board is an authority set up to control water levels and reduce the risk of flooding within the Board's area.It operates 34 pumping stations and maintains 500 miles of watercourses within its area, and has a policy of undertaking this work with regard to protecting and enhancing the environmental features in these watercourses.

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South Forty Foot Catchment - Public Consultation Events

The Environment Agency (EA) are holding two public consultation events about the options for reducing the flood risk in the South Forty Foot Catchment.

Following flood damage to the EA's Black Sluice Pumping Station in Boston caused by the 5 December 2013 East Coast Tidal Surge, the EA are...

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