Col Francis G.
Ward Pumping Station
Host & tour guide:
Jerry Malloy & Bob Finley
(click to enlarge photo)
Five, Vertical, Triple expansion
1200 HP each, 60 feet tall
Cylinders (HP/IP/LP): 31/64/98"
In service: 1915 - about 1980
Brief Video Overview
The pump end of the engine
The pump plunger (37.5" dia x 66" stroke = 950 gal/stroke
Our host & Guide: Jerry Malloy
Cathy & I on the building/pump floor
Jerry standing in the pump section, below on flywheel