Wyndham History

5 February 1898 — Operations commence at the Sewerage Farm

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5 February 1898 — Operations commence at the Sewerage Farm

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Six years after the first sod had been turned the steamer Lady Loch conveys a large party of 180 guests from Queen’s Wharf, Melbourne to Werribee.

The guests had first witnessed the lifting of the valve at Spotswood Pumping Station that allowed the first sewage to flow towards the Metropolitan Farm.

Date

1898-02-05

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eng

Citation

“5 February 1898 — Operations commence at the Sewerage Farm,” Wyndham History, accessed December 1, 2021, https://www.wyndhamhistory.net.au/items/show/1230.

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