TQ4881 : Crossness Pumping Station - the 'octagon'

near to Belvedere, Bexley, Great Britain

Crossness Pumping Station - the 'octagon'
Crossness Pumping Station - the 'octagon'
An ornate cast iron octagon in the centre of this 1865 pumping station. Note the MBW monogram - Metropolitan Board of Works. The restored beam engine - Prince Consort - can be seen to be turning beyond.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 19 October, 2008   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 7 December, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4849 8107 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.5432N 0:8.2988E
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 4849 8107
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Beam Engine  Pumping Station  Crossness 

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