Item No: pdcc00199
Title: Water works conduit of 1800.
Additional Title: Looking South.
Print and Picture Collection
The photograph shows the old water works conduit of 1800 as exposed by the Broad Street subway construction at South Penn Square. It was later used as a sewer. A gentleman is looking at the dam built across the conduit years before in order to deflect the sewage entering the conduit.
A917.481 P536 v.3
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler