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The Grays Chalk and Whiting Company Quarry at Grays Essex. They discovered water at the bottom of the pit and built a pumping station in the 1890's to pump water to London.

5th Aug 2009 by Karen Davies

Geography, History

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Foundation, Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

Grays chalk quarry Thurrock Essex water cement whiting

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