Visit to the Crossness Pumping Station and Engines - 19th May 16
Visited with the Royal Academy. Coach to SE London. Excellent day!
|Built by Joseph Bazalgette in 1865 as part of the huge new London sewer. Engines by James Watt. Now all being restored by volenteers.|
|Hard Hats to the worn. Bit different to Elizabeth's hat for the Garden Party yesterday!|
|One of the beams|
|The Victorians really knew how to make industrial buildings look good!|