Smiths of the Forest of Dean Ltd

The Tank and Drum Experts - for fast delivery or collection - 01594 833308.
 Same day dispatch on most stocked products for orders before 11am.   For Fittings orders phone/online before 2pm.

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Jumbo Water Tanks

These excellent jumbo tanks are manufactured in the UK - we have been selling tanks for decades and only source our tanks from the best suppliers. Suitable for water, grey water and rainwater.
Many Jumbo Tanks are available for collection, all are available for delivery to most postcode areas and some can be customised for you.  We have potable and non-potable tanks plus tanks manufactured from WRAS approved material.   Many are a stock item and can be dispatched same day if you ring before 11am.  Our normal delivery time is 2 - 4 days, though if you would like a next day delivery we can often do so. Free delivery on many of the large tanks too - ring to see if you are in a free delivery zone.  01594 833308.

For Rainsavers please go here.                

Jumbo Water Tanks - many are potable as well as non-potable.    For dimensions see grid below.
500 litre/110 gal
Ideal for narrow spaces.
720 litre/158 gal

40cm screw on lid
1000 litre/220 gal
See grid below for all the heights and other dimensions.

Jumbo 1200 litre
264 gal.  All-in
price delivered to
your door £239.00.
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With easy access. 
Ideal for adding
water pumps etc.
See pumps below
and in Fittings

Now with lockable lid.
For dimensions -
see all Jumbo
tank information
in the table below.
Shown with
Plastic Hose
Connector tap.
Metal tap
also available.

Slimline 1220 litre
268 gallon

With lockable lid 

Jumbo 1340 litre
295 gallon.  All-in
price delivered to
your door £272.00.
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This tank features
a raised area for your downpipe.
Just say if you
would like it cut.
Tank front. 
Suitable for
float gauges.
See gauge picture
further below.
Access point.
You can choose
to have a large
lid fitted if you
want it.
Metal tap shown.
Plastic tap option
shown further
Buy tap now

Jumbo 1380 litre
300 gallon

1520 litre/330 gallon

1"BSP outlet

Lockable lid
Price including VAT to most post code areas £249.00
More information

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Jumbo 2000 litre
440 gallon

Jumbo 2000 with
lockable flip back lid

Spacesaver 2000 litre/440 gallon
Free delivery to
many areas.  
Spacesaver 2000
1" BSP brass
outlet. Dimensions
listed below
Spacesaver 2000
with screw top lid. 
Want to add a water pump?   See below.

Let us know if you'd like your tap in a particular position.
On many tanks we can fit to suit your needs.

Jumbo 2500 litre
550 gallon 
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 
Jumbo 2500 litre
550 gallon

See grid below for all the heights and other dimensions.



Jumbo 3050 litre
671 gallon
Lockable lid and
lifting lugs
Jumbo 3200 litre
700 gallon
Free delivery to
many areas. 
Jumbo 4000 litre
880 gallon

Float gauge.
You can add other fittings to your
tank.  See Fittings
Tanks can be
easily linked.  

 See all Jumbo dimensions below 


Jumbo 5500 litre
1200 gallon
vented screw lid.
Larger lid option.
Jumbo 5500 with
twin connectors.
Doubles your

Capacities available
up to 20,000 litres
Want to add a
water pump?
See below.
Super Jumbo
6250 litre
1375 gallon
Same style as
Jumbo 3050
Super Jumbo
7000 litre
1540 gallon
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 

Super Jumbo
8500 litre
1872 gallon
Free delivery to
many areas. 
Super Jumbo
10000 litre
2202 gallon
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 
Super Jumbo
12500 litre
2753 gallon
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 
Super Jumbo
16800 litre
3395 gallon
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 
Super Jumbo
20000 litre
4400 gallon
Free delivery to
many postcode areas. 

These tanks are corrosion resistant.
The larger tanks come with free delivery to many postcode areas.  Phone to see if you are in a free delivery zone.  All the black tanks are UV stabilised. The larger Jumbos and Super Jumbos are ribbed for extra strength.  Want your tap at a different height?  Just let us know when you phone as we can customise these tanks to your requirements. 
Various taps and valves available - popular ones are shown.  Tanks can be linked.
Phone before 11am for same day dispatch on some tanks or call in and collect.  Before collecting check stocks on 01594 833308.
Select your Water Tank from these capacities.  Here you can compare sizes.
Litres /  Gallons Black Tanks Height Width Length
500 / 110 Baby Jumbo  1.44m/4'10"  0.7m/2'4"  
720 /   158 Baby Jumbo 2.15m / 7' 1" 0.7m / 2'4"  
1000 /220   Slmline  1.2m/4'  0.6m/2'  1.7m/5'8"
1200 /    264  Jumbo  1.3m/4'3" 1.14m/3'9"  
1220 /    268 Slimline 1.4m/ 4'7" 0.66m/2'2" 2.06m/6'9"
1340 /    295  Jumbo  1.28m/4'2" 1.22m/4'
  Jumbo with large lid  1.28m/4'2" 1.22m/4'  
1380 /    300 Jumbo 1.17m/3'11" 1.26m/4'2"  
1520 /   330 Jumbo 1.78m / 5'10" 1.1m/3'7"
2000 /   440  Jumbo 1.5n/4'11" 1.4m/4'7"
Spacesaver 1.75m/5'9" 1.26m/4'2"
2500 /   550  Jumbo 1.3m/4'3" 1.65m/5'6"  
2500 /   550 Jumbo 1.8m/5'11"  1.4m/4'8"  
3050 /   671 Jumbo 1.81m/5'11"  1.7m/5'7"  
3200 /   700  Jumbo 1.67m/5'6"  1.67m/5'6"
4000 /   880 Jumbo 1.85m/6'2"  1.9m/6'3"  
5500 / 1200  Twin outlet Jumbo 2.2m/7'3"  1.86m/6'2"
6250 / 1375  Super Jumbo 2.3m/7'7" 2.12m/6'11"  
7000 / 1540  Super Jumbo  1.82m/6' 2.4m/7'11  
8500 / 1872 Super Jumbo  2.063m/6'9" 2.6m/8'7"
10000 / 2202  Super Jumbo  2.5m/8'3"  2.4m/7'11"  
12500 / 2753  Super Jumbo  2.6m/8'7" 2.6m/8'7"  
15000 / 3309 Super Jumbo  3.35m/11' 2.4m/7'11"
16800 / 3695  Super Jumbo  3.41m/11'2" 2.6m/8'7"
20000 / 4400  Super Jumbo  3.6m/11'10" 2.85/9'4"  
Comes with:  Lid and outlet.  Free delivery on the larger Jumbos and Super Jumbos to many postcode areas.  There is an opportunity to customise some of these tanks to your specific requirements. 
Material:  New.  Most are manufactured in UK from high grade polyethylene - the WRAS approved tanks are usually made from MDPE. 
Certifications: WRAS approved material on many tanks.
Manufacturer's warranty on all tanks (subject to conditions)
Availability: Many are stock items.  Ready for collection or delivery.  If collecting ring to confirm stock levels.
Optional extras: On stocked tanks you can have a tap positioned wherever you would like it.  You may like the outlet in a different place or holes cut for the downpipe or linking.  Let us know when you order, tell us over the phone or send a drawing. 
Hose spray gun and choice of taps, float gauges and water pumps. See on our fittings page.
Tanks can be linked together.
Potable option on many capacities.
Prices and more information: Give us a call on 01594 833308 and speak to an experienced adviser. 
Notes: 1/ Ask, if you would prefer a different colour - it's available on some larger tanks
2/ Ask if you want potable. 
3/ All are suitable for water, grey water or rainwater.
*WRAS is a Water Regulation Advisory Scheme.    Capacities and dimensions are approximate.
Add a Water Pump, like this excellent external pump  
  More pumps
Inline transfer water pump
1 inch BSP plastic hosetails
230 volt - 1.3 Hp - 5.8 Amps
47 max hesd
60 lpm max flow
S elf-priming, suction up to 8m
Stainless steel impeller
25L butyl membrane tank
Gauge & adjustable pressure washer
1" female inlet
1" female outlet
Continuous duty
Stainless steel body and flange
Ceramic graphite mechanical seal.

Phone or
Buy now
Pump - 200 litres
per minute. For 
non-industrial use.
6 metre
emersion depth
5 metre head

20mm semi-solids
Suitable for use
with 'grey' water

500 Watts
and 230V

All from stock.

We have access to many other pumps so give us a call to discuss exactly what you need.  Telephone 01594 833308.


Add a float gauge.
Available in the
following lengths-
4ft, 6ft or 8ft.

Plastic tap shown
above.  Has a
Quick Release
Hose Connector.
£4.95 + VAT
Metal Tap upgrade

Hose gun

Ring before 11 for
same day dispatch
on some tanks to
many postcode areas.

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water butt
horizontal oil tank
 Rainsavers  Oil Tanks Conical Tanks
IBC Tanks
Drums and Barrels


Water Tanks:
* Jumbo Tanks
* Super Jumbo Tanks
* Potable and
* Non-potable

Many of these are
stock items.

Smiths at NEC

Available for collection from one of our Gloucestershire depots.  Ring first to confirm
stock levels.  

All tanks can be delivered.  We can deliver  most of
the large tanks free to  many postcode areas.

Call in and collect or we can deliver nationwide and to some countries abroad.

Express delivery normally takes 1-2 days for individual items. And 2-4 days on quantities.  Ring before 11am for same day dispatch. You can also choose next day delivery at an addition cost.  Ring before 2pm for same day dispatch of small fittings.  

Our tanks, drums and barrels have featured in films and the theatre. Supplied to:
Jason Bourne, Skyfall, Les Miserablés, Jack the Giant Slayer, World War Z, The Dark Knight and Atonement.
Theatre credits include Bristol Old Vic, London West End Productions, the National Theatre on the South Bank and Cirque du Soleil.

Need prices and information?
Ring and talk to an experienced member
of staff.

Ready to buy?
Call in or phone your order through. Many items are in our online shop.

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Express delivery normally takes 1-2 days for individual items. And 2-4 days on quantities.  Ring before 11am for same day dispatch. You can also choose next day delivery at an addition cost.