Photos from "The History of the Newark Sewer System"

The Newark Sewer System

Early Map Of Newark

Unsanitary Conditions

1870 List of Public Sewers

Map of Newark's 68 miles of sewers

Egg shaped brick sewer under Muhammed Ali Avenue

Horseshoe shaped brick sewer under Mulberry Street

Typical sections of sewers

Construction of sewer near the Passaic River

Edward Rankin

Plaque commemorating the 1887 completion of Newark Trunk Sewer