River Des Peres Sewage and Drainage Works

River Des Peres Sewage and Drainage Works (HM2LYF)

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N 38° 37.983', W 90° 16.113'

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[Top plaque:]
The River Des Peres Sewage and Drainage Works extends 14 miles from the city limits northwest to Delmar and Skinker to the Mississippi River south of the city.

Four miles of massive, enclosed reinforced concrete sewers and 10 miles of open channel were constructed from 1924 to 1933 by the City of St. Louis, making this facility one of the largest of its kind in the world.

[Bottom plaque:]

National Historic
Civil Engineering Landmark


River Des Peres
Sewerage and Drainage Works
Owner — Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District

Re-dedicated by the
St. Louis Section of the American
Society of Civil Engineers

October 27, 2008


[Plaque on rear:]

National Historic
Civil Engineering Landmark

River des Peres
Sewerage and Drainage Works
Designated 1988
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HM NumberHM2LYF
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Date Added Thursday, October 17th, 2019 at 8:04pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15S E 737757 N 4279596
Decimal Degrees38.63305000, -90.26855000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 37.983', W 90° 16.113'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 37' 58.98" N, 90° 16' 6.78" W
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