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We look back toward history of first Japanese modern Channel holding "step of modern water supply 130 years" exhibition and introduce current water supply business and commemorative project

Last update date June 30, 2017

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June 30, 2017

Water Works Bureau Water Purification Division

Naoko Murata

Phone number 045-633-0178

Fax: 045-663-8820

 Water supply of Yokohama is modern water supply of Briton engineer Henry Spenser Palmer first Japanese by instruction ※We did this and started water supply on 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 citizen's all of you 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.

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