PM in London: Utilities

We are seeking information, text, or wisdom concerning Utilities in London for this section – with places to visit and people – in addition to Sir Joseph Bazalgette.

Gas lighting was first introduced in London in early 1800s. there are still about 1500 lamps operating in Mayfair and Covent garden. The heat has also been used to draw up and burn off sewer gas at some locations.


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