“The History of Croydon’s Sewage Treatment 1852 – 1969” talk, 7.45pm Monday 24 February at East Croydon United Reformed Church, Addiscombe Grove @cnhssprogramme @MuseumofCroydon @ES_FHS

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Before the sewage treatment and associated drainage works of the mid-19th century,  one in every 36 Croydon residents died each year (compared to one in 52 in healthier parts of the country)!

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