Tag Archives: Waterworks

Getting up Steam

Great news, we have just received the first draft of the licence to enter the building from Persimmon Homes.   The licence will have to be checked by a solicitor as it will place certain obligations on the trust, but … Continue reading

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May 2106 Meeting

The next meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust will be held on Thursday 26 May 2016 @7.30pm, in the George lV Bore St, Lichfield. The Lichfield Waterworks Trust is a Community Incorporated Organisation, registered with the charities commission who are … Continue reading

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Newcomen Society’s Western Branch Meeting

For the Newcomen Society’s Western Branch meeting of Thursday 19 May 2016, David Moore, Chairman of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust, will speak on the Cornish Beam Engine at Sandfields Pumping Station. Built by George and Jonah Davies of the Albion … Continue reading

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The next meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust

The next meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust will be held on Thursday 28 April 2016 @7.30pm, in the George lV Bore St, Lichfield. The Lichfield Waterworks Trust is a Community Incorporated Organisation, registered with the charities commission who are … Continue reading

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Meeting with Persimmon Homes Ltd

On Wednesday 2 March we meet with Persimmon Homes PLC again to try to agree a rescue plan for Sandfields Pumping Station. We have been here several times before, so let’s hope that this time we can now have a … Continue reading

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The next meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust (Friends of Sandfields Pumping Station)

The next meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust (Friends of Sandfields Pumping Station) will take place on Thursday 28 January @7:30pm The venue is: Duke of York 23/25 Greenhill Lichfield Staffordshire WS13 6DY   T: 01543 300 386   This … Continue reading

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The elixir of longer life, on tap

If I were to say to you, that there is a compound that can extend the life expectancy of the average human being by twenty five years, would you be interested? Unfortunately developing this compound would require the finest minds, … Continue reading

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Water Walks – Lichfield Heritage Open Days

Today Lichfield Discovered and Lichfield Waterworks Trust arranged three heritage walks with a water theme, the story of water in Lichfield for Lichfield’s Heritage Open Days. 1) A history and wildlife walk around Stowe and Minster Pools (Meet Speakers Corner … Continue reading

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Water Walks, exploring the story of water in Lichfield

On Saturday 19th September, for the Lichfield Heritage Weekend, the Lichfield Waterworks Trust are putting on three Water Walks, exploring the story of water in Lichfield. They are: 1) A history and wildlife walk around Stowe and Minster Pools (Meet … Continue reading

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Monthly Progress Meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust

Monthly Progress Meeting of the Lichfield Waterworks Trust, formerly known as the Friends of Sandfields Pumping Station. Thursday 30 July 2015 @ 7:30pm – please note the new venue The meeting place is; Duke of York 23/25 Greenhill Lichfield Staffordshire … Continue reading

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