TQ2670 : Wandle Pumping Station

taken 7 years ago, near to Merton, Great Britain

Wandle Pumping Station
Wandle Pumping Station
This appears to be the only operational building remaining in the disused Thames Water sewage treatment works in Merton. I presume that after treatment was abandoned on this site in 1971 [source: Merton borough website, page later removed], the sewage was pumped to another works (or maybe into the south London trunk sewer for treatment at Crossness?)
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Sunday, 4 September, 2011
Geographical Context
Waste, Waste management 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2665 7065 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:25.2434N 0:10.7964W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2667 7064
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West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Sewage Pumping Station 

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