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1899. Steel Wind-Mill and Pumping Plant.
February 1899.

Hydraulic Engineers of 39, Great Eastern Street, London.

Hydraulic and General Engineers, 814, Old Ford Road, Bow (1922)

1899 Fitted an excellently planned steel windmill for raising water from a deep well to a large storage tank, near Ware, Herts for Mr C. J. Longman. The diameter of the windmill, known as the "Lion" was 16ft and was erected on a steel lattice work tower, 50ft high to the centre of the wheel.[1]

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