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Water Works

Water Works


Water Works

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Evansville, IN

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1872 water works built
c1905 razed


Park Pl, across from Morgan Manor
District: Riverside
Latitude: 37.964234
Longitude: -87.572
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1871 provided adequate supply of water for general purposes mulberry street waterworks plant in sunset park 1872 became obsolete, in 1895 land was purchaed on shawnee dr (up the river from the old plant) construction began above bee slough 6.28/1895 ec will build anew delays pushed into 1897 prep work? or issue of funding weikel constru 1898 new plans leave out ornamental stone and used brick construction begun 10/1898 new one was put into operation 1900 old one planed to be razed 1905 pumping sta 1910? Now where Riverside merges with Veterans Memorial Pkwy

See also Government / Civic Riverside district

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