Cruquius Pumping Station

The Cruguis Pumping Station in the Netherlands is an incredible piece of steam technology – a massive steam cylinder inside an ornate engine house raises and lowers eight beams that protrude outside and drive pumps.

See a site with video, animations, photos and more at http://www.cruquiusmuseum.nl

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