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Report - Lots Road Sewage Pumping Station - 2002

Discussion in 'Industrial Sites' started by Clive Von Hampton, Mar 30, 2007.

  1. Clive Von Hampton

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    After visiting Lots Road Power Station (see previous posts), we went to the Sewage Pumping Station next door

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    Outside with diesel exhaust pipes sticking up. The words say: London County Council

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    Level indicator showing height of sewage in the suction well

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    Air compressors on the left to provide air for starting the Diesels

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    A view looking the other way

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    5 six-cylinder Bellis & Morcom diesel engines and bevel-drive gearboxes drive the pumps in the basement

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    And again

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    Cooling water pipes are blue and lubricating oil are brown

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    Close-up of gearbox

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    And again

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    View from the engine walkway

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    And again. Note electric pumps in the distance

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    You can just make out the cooling water flowing out the bent pipes into the hoppers.
     
    #1 Clive Von Hampton, Mar 30, 2007
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