Crossness Engines 2022

Sir Joseph Bazalgette’s original 1865 (Grade One Listed) sewage pumping station, with four giant rotative beam engines (one in steam) and remarkable ornamental ironwork. The engines are 'Prince Consort', 'Victoria', 'Albert Edward' and 'Alexandra'. 'Prince Consort' was last run in the 1950s and has been fully restored. 'Victoria' is now under restoration.


Operator: The Crossness Engines Trust

Address: The Old Works, Thames Water STW Belvedere Road, Abbey Wood London Greater London SE2 9AQ

  • Telephone: 020 8311 3711
  • Email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)
  • Website: View website

Open Days & Times

Static 20, 22 Mar; 5, 10, 19 Apr; 3, 17, 31 May. For later dates see website. Most dates are guided tours only.


  • By Rail: Abbey Wood


  • Parking
  • Refreshments
  • Souvenir Shop
  • Part disabled access

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