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Spittle Access Cover, Fields Park Road, Newport, Monmouthshire 12 October 2015

Spittle Access Cover, Fields Park Road, Newport, Monmouthshire 12 October 2015
An access cover made for Newport Corporation Water by Thomas Spittle.

Newport Corporation Waterworks; the Newport & Pillgwenlly Waterworks Company operated from 1888-1966.

The original water works in Newport started in 1876. The Newport Water Works Company was incorporated in 1881, and was succeeded by the Newport Water Corporation in 1929. Since 1936, the City of Newport has owned and operated the system.

Spittles were at the Cambrian Foundry in Newport, Monmouthshire 1854-1940. Thomas Spittle, the founder, is buried at St Cadoc's, Trevethin.

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