Boston Water Works or the Beacon Hill Reservoir on Derne Street, ca. 1860

Hawes, Josiah Johnson


  • Street-level view of the Boston Water Works or Beacon Hill Reservoir, located at Derne Street to the north, Hancock Street to the west and Temple Street to the east. Signage adorns one of the elevations of the building, and a cart and wagon are included in the photograph. Beacon Hill Reservoir years of operation, 1848-88 7 1/8 in diameter, 7 7/16 x 7 5/8 overall Albumen prints
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