London Bridge Waterworks, Old London Bridge, London
London Bridge Waterworks Company located on the north side of the Old London Bridge (1209-1831). In 1703 George Sorocold installed undershot waterwheels into the arches of Old London Bridge replacing the earlier 1582 Peter Morris-built waterwheels. The Sorocold wheels were supplemented by additional wheels designed by John Smeaton in 1768.
|Mill function||Pumping mill/wheel|
|Country||England, United Kingdom|
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