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  • The Beam Engine House
  • Detail - Beam Engine House - possibly Joseph Bazalgette
  • A selection of WCs
  • Boiler House and Garden

Crossness Southern Outfall

Charles H Driver

place
The Old Works, Thames Water Sewage Treatment Works, Bazalgette Way, SE2 9AQ
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Family activities during open house, Disabled access, Bookshop, Parking, Refreshments, Toilets

Travel Information

train
Nearest train: Abbey Wood
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Bus routes: 177, 229, 401
The southern outfall of the Victorian sewerage system designed by Joseph Bazalgette. Grade I and Grade II listed buildings contains four of the largest rotative beam steam engines in the world and amazing Victorian decorative ironwork.

Design

Original design
Charles H Driver, 1832
Type
Industrial
Period
Victorian