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Press Release – Lichfield Waterworks Trust

The campaign to save the Grade II* listed Victorian Waterworks at Sandfields Pumping Station, Lichfield takes another step forward with the award of a Project Viability Grant from the Architectural Heritage Fund.   The Lichfield Waterworks Trust was set up … Continue reading

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Architectural Heritage Fund Viability Study Grant

Great news! Lichfield Waterworks Trust have been awarded an Architectural Heritage Fund Viability Study grant. Another big step towards saving one of the most important pieces of industrial heritage in the midlands #Sandfields Chairman David Moore and Trust Secretary Gill … Continue reading

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Sandfields Works Day

Sandfields Works Day from David Moore on Vimeo. Everyday people can make great things happen. An amazing team of volunteers restoring the Victorian Waterworks at Sandfields Pumping Station Lichfield. Lichfield Waterworks Trust – Preserving the past of your future Lichfield … Continue reading

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Talk: Sir Joseph Bazalgette & the Great Stink of London

Throughout human history, the number one cause of death has been contaminated water Continue reading

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Lichfield Waterworks Trust November News Letter

The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust will take place on: Monday 13 November @7.30pm, in the rear meeting room of the The Bowling Green Friary Road Lichfield Staffordshire WS13 6QJ Tel: 01543 257344   The Bowling Green serves … Continue reading

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Sandfields Architecture

Sandfields plumping Station is a Gothic Revival masterpiece, a cathedral to the industrial revolution, for years abandon, and for years unloved. The Gothic Revival style gave Briton its industrial look and identity. Inspired by the Gilbert Scots, it embraced the glory … Continue reading

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Lichfield Waterworks Trust – Waterworks Walk

Lichfield celebrates it Heritage Weekend – Garrick300 with a Georgian Festival this year from Saturday 23– Sunday 24 September 2017.  As part of Heritage Weekend, Lichfield Waterworks Trust will again be organising a Waterworks Walk on Saturday 23 September, commencing … Continue reading

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