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Boston Water Works, Worthington Pump, 2450 Beacon Street, Boston, Suffolk County, MA



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Item Title


Location
2450 Beacon Street, Boston, MA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1968.

Notes
Survey number HAER MA-24-B
Building/structure dates: 1887 initial construction
Part of building/structure is in Brighton, Suffolk County, MA.
Significance: The Worthington Pump is a representative example of early 20th century pumping equipment.

Subjects
Water Supply
Mechanical Engineering
Pumps (machinery)


Related Names
Metropolitan Water Board
Wheelright & Haven
E.P. Allis Company
Lowe, Jet, Photographer


Collection
Historic American Engineering Record (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. GENERAL VIEW OF PUMP.
2. GENERAL VIEW OF PUMP.
3. GENERAL VIEW OF PUMP SHOWING PIPING.


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