Tyne and Wear HER(2687): Fulwell, Fulwell Waterworks

  • Description

    "Fulwell Waterworks, constructed for the Sunderland and South Shields Water Company, was begun in 1853 and in operation by 1856 with two rotative, pumping engines of 70 horsepower each. Apart from the boiler house chimney which was demolished, the buildings remain much as they were built in the 1850s. The Gothic brick engine house has stone dressings to the window....."
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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  • Further information

    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/2687
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 1 month ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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