Category Archives: Sandfields Pumping Station

Maple Brook Pumping Station

The story of clean water in Staffordshire tells a us a lot about the remarkable lives of the everyday people who worked tirelessly to ensure the pumping machinery functioned efficiently and effectively. We are very fortunate that South Staffs Water … Continue reading

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Bags of Help from Tesco

Excellent news, the Lichfield Waterworks Trust have just been awarded a grant of £2,000 from the Tesco ‘Bags of Help’ scheme. This is a significant grant that will help the trust achieve its goals of making Lichfield’s most significant piece … Continue reading

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Hidden Heritage – The story of Crumpwood Ram Pump House

Monday 9 @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 some great food and real ales. Following the monthly meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks … Continue reading

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The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust

The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust will take place on: Monday 9 @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 some great … Continue reading

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The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust

The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust will take place on: Monday 12 March @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 some … Continue reading

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Getting to Know our People – William Paterson

We recently received and enquiry from a relative of William Paterson, asking if we knew anything about him? Chris Pattison, archivist and historian extraordinaire is always up for the challenge. Digging deep into the archives, immediately came up with the … Continue reading

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Miss Basia Smith

It’s with a heavy heart that we announce the death of Miss Basia Smith. Basia was a great supporter of the work we are doing at Sandfields. she had a huge interest and passion for the Sandfields pumping station and has … Continue reading

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February Meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust

The next public meeting of Lichfield Waterworks Trust will take place on: Monday 12 February @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 some … Continue reading

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Piece by piece the picture unfolds….

It’s great when another missing piece of the jigsaw puzzle turns up. Roy and Linda Fell called in to Sandfields pumping Station today bringing with them a wealth of information that we have not seen before. This is an extract … Continue reading

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Sandfields Pumping Station People

An amazing selection of photographs showing just a small proportion of the hard work the volunteers have put into saving one of the most important pieces of industrial heritage in the midlands.  A lot more work has also been dome … Continue reading

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