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Water Works Bureau Water Purification Division
 Telephone: 045-633-0178
 FAX: 045-663-8820

Water of Yokohama chasing shi well
Logo mark 

We hold "step of modern water supply 130 years" exhibition
We look back on the history of first Japanese modern water supply and introduce current water supply business and commemorative project ※Event was finished

 Water supply of Yokohama is modern water supply of Briton engineer Henry Spenser Palmer first Japanese by instruction ※We started water supply on toshite October 17, 1887 (Meiji 20). In Chuo-toshokan, we hold "step for modern times Channel 130 years" exhibition to be able to be interested in water supply to citizens from the foundation in this year because it is year of turning point of 130 years.
※We filter water which we took in from rivers and supply with water by existence pressure using iron pipes, and modern water supply is water supply which we can use anytime.

On the date

From Wednesday, July 19, 2017 to Sunday, August 20, 2017 (without holiday during period)
From Tuesday to Friday          From 9:30 to 20:30
Saturday, Sunday Sunday and Monday Sundays and holidays from 9:30 to 17:00

Meeting place

Municipal Central Library (1, Oimatsucho, Nishi-ku) the third floor Yokohama document display corner

Display contents

History introduction of 1 Yokohama Channel

・Display of panel which compiled the history of modern water supply foundation 130 years
・Wooden ladle, pail used early in the foundation before the water supply foundation, display of humped-head goldfish common use stopper

Humped-head goldfish common use stopper

Humped-head goldfish common use stopper

Introduction of 2 modern water supply foundation 130 years commemorative projects

・Stamp rally mount distribution

Stamp rally mount

Stamp rally mount

Introduction of 3 water source safe-conducts business

・Distribution (100 sets of limitation) of bill set

Water source safe-conduct

Water source safe-conduct

It is introduced true children The Water to 4

・It is bottling on clear stream Wednesday of the original water source "Doshi River" of Yokohama-shi

hama children TheWater

hama children The Water

Display of 5-related book

・Display of book about the history of water supply, overseas water supply circumstances

Book concerned

Book concerned

Water Works Bureau fountain mark City of Yokohama, Water Works Bureau Water Purification Division - June 30, 2017 making - August 21, 2017 update
It is inquiry - su-josui@city.yokohama.jp opinion
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