Tag Archives: History

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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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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Team Work

Just look at the improvements the team are making at Sandfields Pumping Station.  In March 2016, the situation looked dire….   We were of the opinion that the unique Cornish Beam Engine would not have survived another two winters. We … Continue reading

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Extraordinary Progress

The team are making extraordinary progress cleaning away 10 years of accumulated rust, dirt and grime. Great care is needed when working on industrial heritage large objects, this is about preserving the past and not making it look like new. … Continue reading

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The countdown begins.

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

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Today, one small step

I am of the opinion that my life belongs to the whole community and as long as I live, it is my privilege to do for it whatever I can. I want to be thoroughly used up when I die, … Continue reading

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