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View of the practicability and means of supplying the city of Philadelphia with wholesome water

Benjamin Henry Latrobe

View of the practicability and means of supplying the city of Philadelphia with wholesome water

in a letter to John Miller, esquire, from B. Henry Latrobe, engineer. December 29th, 1798.

by Benjamin Henry Latrobe

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Published by Zachariah Poulson in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Water-supply -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesLibrary of American civilization -- LAC 40088.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13553987M
    LC Control Number87590347
    OCLC/WorldCa11486910

    This source in later years became the Lardner's Point pumping station and Lardner's Point, allied with the extensive filtration plant at Torresdale, at the present time () is a very important unit in the system supplying wholesome water to the greater portion of the city of Philadelphia. for water service by USTRA, 68 P.S. § (q) Utility Service: Water, sewer and/or stormwater service provided to an Authorized User or property. (r) WRB: The Water Revenue Bureau, within the City of Philadelphia Department of Revenue. Application for Service as Residential Customers The Water Revenue Bureau (WRB).

    Chestnut Hill, the water supply of Philadelphia is pumped from the Schuylkill River at four principal stations, viz: Fairmount, Spring Garden, Belmont and Roxborough. The Roxborough Station takes its water from above Flat Rock Dam and by means of the Roxborough and Mt. Airy Basins, respectively and. Manual of American Water-works: Compiled from Special Returns, Containing the History, Distribution, Consumption of the Waterworks of the United States and Canada, Volume 1 Engineering News Publishing Co.

    Buy Biochemical Reactions for Testing Water Supplies (Classic Reprint) on FREE SHIPPING on qualified orders. Supply of water to the metropolis a brief description of the various plans that have been proposed for supplying the metropolis with pure water: also, a short account of the different water companies that now supply London / by: F. S. P. Published: () by: F. S. P.


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