Everything tagged with Crossness Pumping Station

Event: Crossness Open Day

  A c.20 mile round trip at a moderate pace with a couple of hilly sections but mostly using the quieter streets of South East London, today we'll visit a Victorian masterpiece set by the river, Crossness pumping station, architecturally e...

Event: Ride to Crossness Pumping Station

    Sunday June 24  See Joseph Bazalgette’s magnificent industrial cathedral, featuring the largest rotative beam engines in the world opened in 1865 to pump sewage and thus combat cholera in the capital. The Trust h...