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The River Trent and Pumping Station, near Trent Bridge

Looking west upstream from the north bank of the River Trent towards the Meadows (still undeveloped at this point). The large building on the right is the Corporation waterworks pumping station. Immediately behind this was its reservoir. Victoria Embankment steps are in the course of construction. See also NTGM006602 for an adjacent view. The new Trent Waterworks Company opened its works near to t…