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I Water tor Works


I Water tor Work s TAPPING COLLIERY SHAFTS AND OPENING WELLS. There is unfortunately no improve- ment to report in regard to the local water supply. September has, proved to be abnormally dry and this coming on top of the earlier dry months has re- duced the level of the reservoirs to an alarming degree. No water is now be- ing supplied to the local works, and as a consequence several have had to be partially closed down. In other cases, successful attempts hjve been made to secare independent supplies. -?.ppl i es. The most successful of these seems to be the Old Catle Works. Some weeks ago, the management in anticipation of what has since taken place, made ar- rangements for tapping the Old Cille workings where it was known there was a great accumulation of water. The ex- periment proved completely successful an ample flow being secured, as a result of which, not only has the Old Castle Works being kept in full operation, but a supply has aLso been available for the adjoining Steel Works. Water has since been struck at the Old Castle Colliery workings. Messrs. Richard Thomas and Co. are experimenting with sea, water, pipes be- ing laid from the beach to their works. Old wells are being opened up at other works with more or less success.


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