Washburn Water Tower

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1932 Architect: Harry Wild Jones-1 E. Elmwood Place Sculptor: John K. Daniels-322 Busch Terrace Construction Engineer: William S. Hewitt-4600 Dupont Avenue The 110-foot high tower can hold 1,350,000 gallons-nearly eight times the capacity of the old tower. It is drained in the fall and filled in the spring to provide a local head for water pressure throughout south Minneapolis during the summer.

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  • Uploaded on June 19, 2012
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    by Ragged “Raggedkompan…
    • Camera: Canon EOS DIGITAL REBEL XTi
    • Taken on 2012/06/17 21:16:52

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