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Old Brook Pumping Station

Rear of 211 Solomons Road, Chatham ME4 4AJ, England
+44 1634 842059
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Not much to see for a true buff

Inside its just and ordinary electrically driven pumping set in a smallish room. There's an old... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
rastlerob
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Chatham, United Kingdom
Superb bit of history.

Perched between two hideous eye-sores.... The Pentagon and Chatham High Street.... this is a... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2017
Barry_Cullum
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Medway, United Kingdom
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28 Nov 2017
“Superb bit of history.”
8 Nov 2017
“Having a look .”
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Rear of 211 Solomons Road, Chatham ME4 4AJ, England
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+44 1634 842059
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

Inside its just and ordinary electrically driven pumping set in a smallish room. There's an old defunct steam roller outside there are far better engineering places to visit than this, waste of time IMHO

Thank rastlerob
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Reviewed 28 November 2017

Perched between two hideous eye-sores.... The Pentagon and Chatham High Street.... this is a virtually unknown hidden gem. Only open on Saturdays apparently, a very informative history of water pumping in Chatham. Wives are liable to be as bored as hell, whilst husbands will be...More

Thank Barry_Cullum
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

Had a look round in here , this is very intresting , small place , but full of information . Passed it many times , but didn't realise what it was .

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Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Whoow what a hidden gem this place is, easy to miss as stuck between to eyesores, but full of interest and fasination .

Thank austink3
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Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Really cool museum full of old steam equipment and more. It's rather hidden behind the car parks. If you love machinery like pumps and steam then your gonna love this place.pop on.

Thank carjams
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

A great looking free museum that only opens on a Saturday which I felt was strange especially as it was school holidays. However the outside of the building including a start roller certainly wet my appetite if I visited Chatham on a Saturday.

Thank PHE22
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Reviewed 18 July 2016

looks really beautiful great brck work. hope it looks good when finished looking forward to see the end reults

Thank Tkdreje
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Reviewed 17 September 2015

Unless you know its there or you stumble on it then you would miss it completely, but believe me for the engineering buff its a must.

1  Thank john m
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