Making Cholera history in the Black Country
How Victorian engineers eliminated Cholera epidemics by making clean water available to the Black Country from Lichfield. The story of the South Staffordshire Water Company and the Sandfields Pumping Station https://lichfieldwaterworkstrust.com/
Keywords: Black Country, Lichfield, Cholera, Health
The Black Country: A History in 100 Objects
“The furnaces roar and glow by night and day, and the great steam hammers thunder…, and every kind of machinery invented by man, are ringing, clicking, and whizzing as if tasked to intercept all this raw material of the mines and impress upon it all the labour and skill which...
Lichfield Waterworks Trust
Images Kindly Supplied by:
David Moore, South Staffs Water, Wellcome Trust, Wolverhampton City Council, www.wolverhamptonhistory.org.uk, www.victorianweb.org