Historical Sewage Tour illustrations 2. The ways of the outside toilet.

2 Jun

Typical mid-late Victorian tunnel back-to-back. Notice the paving slabs for handcart wheels.

Back2back tunnelNo 6

Outside toilets would have had pipework for a flush installed in the first half of the 20th Century.

Outside flush toilet at museumNo. 7

The space in the middle is the ‘ashes place’ from where workmen would shovel coal ash and ‘toilet solids’ into their handcart.

Outside lavvyN0.8

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