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Improved sewerage pumping station

Item Information

Title:
Improved sewerage pumping station
Description:
Improved sewerage pumping station with Bay State Gas Company's uncompleted gas holder in the background at Calf Pasture.
Creator:
Means, W. K
Contributor:
Boston Gas Light Company
Date:
February 16, 1887
Format:
Photographs
Location:
Boston College
Collection (local):
Boston Gas Company
Subjects:
Gas companies
Gasholders
Design and construction
Industrial buildings
Sewage disposal plants
Bay State Gas Company
Places:
MassachusettsSuffolk (county)BostonDorchester
Calf Pasture (Boston, Mass.)
Dorchester (Boston, Mass.)
Extent:
1 online resource (1 image)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
This photograph from the Boston Gas Company Records is in the public domain. No copyright permissions are needed. Acknowledgement of the Boston Gas Company Records as a source for borrowed images is requested.
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Notes:
Forms part of the Boston Gas Company Records. Original photographic print (albumen ; image 9 x 11 cm., on sheet 34 x 21 cm.) found in Box 40, Folder 3. Original image not held by Boston College.
Title devised by cataloger
Written on sheet: "Two Pump Houses - Boiler House - Coal House behind. Buildings erected for half the ultimate plant; using granite from the old high-service reservoir on Beacon Hill."
Identifier:
2345/9023
81488931740001021
99137906087501021