A report on the extent and character of the district supplying water to the city of Brooklyn

by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Water Works.

Publisher: D. Van Nostrand in Brooklyn, N.Y

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  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York.


  • Water-supply -- New York (State) -- New York.,
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- History.

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Other titlesDrainage report.
Statementby Theodore Weston. With a communication in relation to the same / from James P. Kirkwood. And an analysis of the water of the Jamaica reservoir / by A.K. Eaton.
ContributionsWeston, Theodore., Kirkwood, James Pugh, 1807-1877., Eaton, Asahel K.
LC ClassificationsTD255.B8 A2 1861
The Physical Object
Pagination66 p., [2] folded leaves of plates :
Number of Pages66
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6986092M
LC Control Number07022615

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