@Philly H2O Blog


Highlights from archives documenting two centuries of water treatment & delivery in Philadelphia.

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A Century Of Water Filtration

Thursday, June 30, 2011  |  MFritch

This year marks the 100th anniversary of Philadelphia’s water filtration system, completed with the construction of the Queen Lane Filters in 1911....

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That's Why They Call It Brewerytown

Wednesday, June 8, 2011  |  MFritch

Sold-out event tonight at the Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Center: The Breweries of Brewerytown and Vicinity, a presentation by historian Rich Wagner....

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