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The Suffolk County Water Supply.

Issue 24 and Volume 44.

The Suffolk County Water Supply. Wealthy residents and owners of large estates along the South Shore section of Long Island are considering a plan, which they expect recommend to the New York Board of Water Supply, in the hope that it will be accepted in place of the present proposed system of tapping Suffolk county’s water supply, and there by obviate any possibility of reducing (as it is claimed) the level of the wells, lakes, and trout streams of the lower portion in the island. ihe plan has as been ire pared to the belief that Suffolk countys op position of the tapping of its immense water supply for Brooklvns UsC vjlI prose unavailing. `ihe present pro posed system provides for the con struction of a subterranean system runfling parallel with the lontauk divis ion of the long Island Railway, and about 2 miles north of the railway lines from…

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