Episode 2 David Moore Interview

Introduction To Episode 2 of The Silver Hedgehog Hogcast

Interview : David Moore, Sandfields Pumping Station

In this episode I talk to David Moore a local historian and former Chairman of Lichfield Waterworks Trust.  We discuss Sandfields pumping station, how it’s saved Britain from the cholera epidemic and how David is now, saving the legacy of that building.

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Episode Contents

0:00 – Intro

1:39 – What is Sandfields Pumping Station

8:57 – What is its’s purpose

15:00 – John McLean

22:44 – The engine house

26:03 -First water filtration

21:28 -1995

23:00 -2012 Derelict heritage

39:13 – Something for the community

44:00 – The future

56:18 – Outro

On With The Hogcast

Podcast Extras

Lichfield Waterworks Trust is a group of volunteers dedicated to preserving Sandfields Pumping Station with its fascinating history and unique Victorian Pumping Engine.
podcast host Garry

An office worker by day and blogger by night. Garry is the creator, writer and host of The Silver Hedgehog Hogcast.
A Sci-Fi geek (don’t mention Terry Pratchett or Isaac Asimov unless you have a spare hour) and avid film fan.
Enjoys writing reviews and blogs in his spare time, and is waiting for the day he gets paid for it!

Garry Llewellyn

Hogcast Host

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