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

This object is in collection:
Boston Streets collections
Municipal buildings
Signs and signboards
Carts and wagons
Boston (Mass.)
Beacon Hill (Mass.)
Derne Street
Hancock Street
Temple Street
Boston Water Works (Beacon Hill Reservoir)
Beacon Hill Reservoir (Boston Water Works)
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