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An American Water Landmark is a landmark within the United States, Canada, or Mexico that is a historic location and is associated in some way with water. The American Water Works Association has designated American Water Landmarks since 1969.

The following is the list of structures given the American Water Landmark designation:

Year Landmark Name and Location Image Locale State / Province
2018 Altoona Reservoir System Altoona Pennsylvania
2018 City of Ann Arbor Water Treatment Plant Ann Arbor Michigan
2017 Sheahan Pumping Station Memphis Tennessee
2017 Court Street Pumping Station Montgomery Alabama
2017 The Old Well - Water Well #3 Bristow Oklahoma
2017 Destin Water Users Tower 1 Destin Florida
2017 City of Dunedin Well 1 Dunedin Florida
2016 High Point City Lake Dam aka Arnold J. Koonce, Jr., City Lake Dam Jamestown North Carolina
2015 John F. Dye Water Conditioning Plant Lansing Michigan
2014 Pedlar River Dam and Gravity Pipeline Lynchburg Virginia
2014 R. C. Harris Water Treatment Plant
43°40′24″N 79°16′44″W / 43.673222°N 79.278819°W / 43.673222; -79.278819 (R. C. Harris Water Treatment Plant)
Toronto Ontario
2014 Market Street Pump Station San Antonio Texas
2014 North Holly Water Treatment Plant Fort Worth Texas
2013 Butts Hill Small Water Storage Tank Portsmouth Rhode Island
2013 Old Pump House Parry Sound Ontario
2013 Riverside Water Treatment Plant Waco Texas
2013 Waterworks Museum Boston Massachusetts
2009 Hoover Dam
36°0′56″N 114°44′16″W / 36.01556°N 114.73778°W / 36.01556; -114.73778 (Hoover Dam)
Hoover Dam from the Arizona side.JPG Boulder City Nevada
2009 Payson Park Reservoir & Gatehouse Cambridge Massachusetts
2007 Water Tower Caruthersville Missouri
2006 City of Riverside Upper Canal Riverside California
2006 Marston Water Tower Full Marston Water Tower.jpg Ames Iowa
2005 Crystal Spring Steam Pumping Station Crystal Spring Steam Pumping Station.jpg Roanoke Virginia
2005 Mount Clemens Water Filtration Plant Mount Clemens Michigan
2004 Main Office-San Jose Water Co. San Jose California
2003 Sunset Heights Pumping Station El Paso Texas
2003 Fort Revere Water Tower Fort Revere Park, Hull, MA - IMG 6340.JPG Hull Massachusetts
2003 Gainer Dam Scituate Rhode Island
2002 Alvarado Water Treatment Plant La Mesa California
2001 Spring Road Waterworks Bldg. Huntington New York
2001 North Pumping Station North Pumping Station in South Bend.jpg South Bend Indiana
2000 Iowa Institute of Hydraulic Research Hydraulics Lab Iowa City Iowa
2000 Brooks Catsup Bottle Water Tower
38°39′46″N 89°58′56″W / 38.66278°N 89.98222°W / 38.66278; -89.98222 (Brooks Catsup Bottle Water Tower)
Catsup bottle 5 27 2006 171.jpg Collinsville Illinois
2000 Cedartown Water Plant Big Spring Park Bridge, Cedartown, Georgia.jpg Cedartown Georgia
1999 Industrial & Domestic Water Treatment Plant Savannah Georgia
1999 Col. Francis G. Ward Complex Buffalo New York
1999 Sunrise Reservoir Portsmouth Ohio
1998 Grants Pass Water Filtration Plant Grants Pass Oregon
1997 Marine Dam Waimea Hawaii
1997 Old Holly Pump Station Rochester New York
1996 Salisbury Water Tank West Lafayette Indiana
1996 Sault Ste. Marie Water Storage Tank Sault Ste. Marie Michigan
1996 City of Chester Cistern Chester South Carolina
1995 Upriver Well #1 Spokane Washington
1995 Volunteer Park Standpipe Volunteer Park Water Tower, Seattle, WA.JPG Seattle Washington
1995 Beretania Pumping Station Honolulu Hawaii
1995 Jersey City Dam and Gatehouses Jersey City New Jersey
1994 Grosse Pointe Farms Water Treatment Plant Grosse Pointe Farms Michigan
1994 Halawa Shaft Halawa Valley, Oahu Hawaii
1994 1926 Pumping Station West Palm Beach Florida
1994 Fort Thomas Treatment Plant Fort Thomas Kentucky
1994 Albany Water Treatment Plant Albany Oregon
1993 North Main Tank Bldg. Independence Missouri
1993 Delphos Standpipe Delphos Ohio
1993 Brighton Dam Brighton Maryland
1993 Mark B. Whitaker Water Treatment Plant Knoxville Tennessee
1993 Jordan & Salt Lake Canal Salt Lake County Utah
1993 River Pumping Station Cincinnati Ohio
1992 Fulbright Water Treatment Plant Springfield Missouri
1992 The Big Dam Loveland Colorado
1992 O'Shaugnhnessy Dam Columbus Ohio
1992 Albany Water Works Albany Georgia
1992 Marine City Water Works Marine City Michigan
1991 Illinois-American Water Co. Main Station Cairo Illinois
1991 Baldwin Filtration Plant Cleveland Ohio
1991 Alpena Water Treatment Plant Alpena Michigan
1991 Lake Superior Waterworks Swedetown Standpipe Calumet Michigan
1991 Mill Creek Water Treatment Plant Dalton Georgia
1991 White Rock Pump Station Dallas Texas
1991 Macon Water Treatment Plant Macon Georgia
1991 Colorado River Aqueduct Wpdms shdrlfi020l colorado river aqueduct.jpg Southern California California
1991 Glenmore Water Treatment Plant Calgary Alberta
1990 Newport Pumping Station Newport Kentucky
1990 Lafayette Street Standpipe Baton Rouge Louisiana
1990 Kingsport Water Filtration Plant Kingsport Tennessee
1990 Holston River Water Pumping Station Kingsport Tennessee
1990 Vest Station Charlotte North Carolina
1989 Ashland Water Treatment Plant Ashland Nebraska
1989 Jefferson Water & Electric Commission Wellhouse #2 Jefferson Wisconsin
1989 High Service Pumping Station Virginia-American Water Company Hopewell Virginia
1989 Columbus Water Treatment Plant Columbus Georgia
1989 Boniface Water Tower Village of Scarsdale New York
1989 Citico Pump Station Chattanooga Tennessee
1989 Indiana-American Water Company Seymour District's Low Service Hydraulic Turbine Pumping Facility Seymour Indiana
1989 Madison County Stand Pipe Water Tank Madison Florida
1988 Cobbs Hill Reservoir Rochester New York
1988 Alexandria District Reservoir Alexandria Virginia
1988 MinneLusa Pumping Station Omaha Nebraska
1988 J.H. Fewell Water Treatment Plant Jackson Mississippi
1988 Alexandria District Operations Center Alexandria Virginia
1988 Capitol City Water Tower Jefferson City Missouri
1988 Snow Pumping Station Nashua New Hampshire
1988 Illinois-American Water Co. Main Station Alton Illinois
1988 Water Works Park Treatment Plant Detroit Michigan
1988 North Easton Water Works Pumping Plant North Easton Massachusetts
1987 R.B Simms Filtration Plant & Dam Spartanburg South Carolina
1987 Jacksonville Water Works Park Jacksonville Florida
1987 Omohundro Water Treatment Plant Nashville Tennessee
1987 Canal Winchester Water Treatment Plant Canal Winchester Ohio
1987 Illinois-American Water Company's Main Station East St. Louis Illinois
1987 Sacramento River Water Treatment Plant Sacramento California
1987 Indian Hill Water Tower Indian Hill Ohio
1987 Oak Street Standpipe Huntington Indiana
1986 30th Street Pump Station Galveston Texas
1986 Frankfort Electric & Water Plant's Reservoir Frankfort Kentucky
1986 Remington Water Tower
40°45′43″N 87°9′3″W / 40.76194°N 87.15083°W / 40.76194; -87.15083 (Remington Water Tower)
Remington Water Tower Indiana.JPG Remington Indiana
1986 Stoughton Pump Station Stoughton Massachusetts
1986 24th Street Pump Station Huntington West Virginia
1986 North Street Pumping Station Waukesha Wisconsin
1986 Blendville Pumping Station Joplin Missouri
1985 Winnipeg Aqueduct Winnipeg Manitoba
1985 Robert E. Green Auditorium Vincennes Indiana
1985 Monroe Water Works Filtration Plant Monroe Michigan
1985 No. 1 Water Treatment Complex Hattiesburg Mississippi
1985 Ada Treatment Plant Bluefield West Virginia
1985 Snow & Gaskill Pump House St. Joseph Missouri
1985 Three Rivers Filtration Plant Ft. Wayne Indiana
1985 Bluffton Water Works Washington Street Station Bluffton Indiana
1985 Barton Dam & Impoundment Ann Arbor Michigan
1985 Walnut Street Standpipe Wabash Indiana
1985 Boulware Springs Waterworks Gainesville Florida
1985 Little Quitticas Pump Station New Bedford Massachusetts
1985 Two Mile Dam & Reservoir Santa Fe New Mexico
1984 Bartow Water Tank Bartow Florida
1984 McMillan Water Treatment Plant Washington District of Columbia
1984 Bird's Mill Pumping Station Bracebridge Ontario
1984 City of Fredericton Water Treatment Plant Fredericton New Brunswick
1984 George's Pond Reservoir Newfoundland
1984 Dam & Reservoir #4 Lexington Kentucky
1984 Third Street Pump Station Stillwater Minnesota
1983 Petrolia Water Works Brights Grove Ontario
1983 Water St. Pumphouse & Dam Petersborough Ontario
1983 Branch Street Pump Station Pawtucket Rhode Island
1983 Highfield Pump Station Moncton New Brunswick
1983 Robbie Street Reservoir Halifax Nova Scotia
1983 Hillsborough River Water Treatment Plant Tampa Florida
1983 Island Filtration Plant Toronto Ontario
1983 Long Island Water Corp. Main Plant #5 Hewlett New York
1982 Lily Lake Reservoir Saint John New Brunswick
1982 Danville Standpipe Danville Indiana
1982 St. Marys Water Tower St. Marys Ontario
1982 McNeil Street Pumping Station Shreveport Louisiana
1982 The Pumphouse Indianapolis Indiana
1982 Havana Water Tower
40°18′2″N 90°3′31″W / 40.30056°N 90.05861°W / 40.30056; -90.05861 (Havana Water Tower)
Havana Water Tower, Illinois.jpg Havana Illinois
1981 Rosehill Reservoir Toronto Ontario
1981 Highland Park Tower
44°55′3.4″N 93°10′0″W / 44.917611°N 93.16667°W / 44.917611; -93.16667 (Highland Park Tower)
Highland Park Water Tower.jpg St. Paul Minnesota
1981 Burlington City Reservoir & Pump House Burlington Vermont
1981 Plaza Well Spanish Public Well, American Water Landmark in Plaza De La Constitucion.jpg St. Augustine Florida
1981 Walnut Hill Reservoir Omaha Nebraska
1981 Echo Bridge
42°18′53.42″N 71°13′36.84″W / 42.3148389°N 71.2269000°W / 42.3148389; -71.2269000 (Echo Bridge)
Echo Bridge - Newton, MA - DSC09470.jpg Newton Massachusetts
1981 Turtle Creek Pump Station Dallas Texas
1981 Fleet Street Pumping Station FleetStreetPumpingStation.png Ottawa Ontario
1981 John Street Pumping Station Toronto Ontario
1981 Smithsburg Reservoir Washington County Maryland
1981 Kalihi Pumping Station Honolulu Hawaii
1981 Main Station Pump House #1 Peoria Illinois
1981 Lewiston Water Treatment Plant Lewiston Idaho
1981 Mountain Dell Dam Mountain Dell Dam near Salt Lake City Utah.jpg Salt Lake City Utah
1981 Great Sandy Bottom Pump Station Pembroke Massachusetts
1981 Lithia Water Fountain Ashland Oregon
1981 City of Port Arthur Water Treatment Plant Port Arthur Texas
1980 Mission Creek Dam & Reservoir Santa Barbara California
1980 Lake Whitney Dam Hamden Connecticut
1980 No. 2 Water Pumping Station Calgary Alberta
1980 Monroe Filtration Plant Grand Rapids Michigan
1980 Chain of Rocks Plant-Intakes 1 & 2 St. Louis Missouri
1980 Flint Lake Water Treatment Plant Valparaiso Indiana
1980 Bangor Standpipe on Thomas Hill Bangor Maine
1979 Roger Williams Spring Providence Rhode Island
1979 Ella Street Pumping Station Tiffin Ohio
1979 No. 1 Pumping Station Louisville Kentucky
1979 Tower Hill Water Tower High Service Water Tower (1895), Lawrence, Massachusetts.JPG Lawrence Massachusetts
1979 Kassler Water Treatment Plant Denver Colorado
1979 Coquitlam Lake Intake Tower Vancouver British Columbia
1978 Sunset Hill Water Tower Ossining New York
1978 Augusta Water Works Pumping Station Augusta Georgia
1978 Manchester Low Service Pumping Station Manchester New Hampshire
1978 Grand Avenue Water Tower
38°40′14.8″N 90°12′33.9″W / 38.670778°N 90.209417°W / 38.670778; -90.209417 (Grand Avenue Water Tower)
STL North Grand Water Tower.JPG St. Louis Missouri
1977 Woodland Reservoir Syracuse New York
1977 Malpeque Road Water Pump Station Charlottetown Prince Edward Island
1977 Fairmount Water Works
39°57′56″N 75°10′51″W / 39.96556°N 75.18083°W / 39.96556; -75.18083 (Fairmount Water Works)
Fairmount Water Works.jpg Philadelphia Pennsylvania
1977 The Acequias of San Antonio Espada Acequia.JPG San Antonio Texas
1977 Huntsville Big Spring Huntsville Alabama
1977 Moores Bridges Filter Bldg. Norfolk Virginia
1977 Cahaba Pumping Station Birmingham Alabama
1977 Bissell Street Water Tower
38°40′13″N 90°12′21″W / 38.67028°N 90.20583°W / 38.67028; -90.20583 (Bissell Street Water Tower)
STL Bissell and Blair Water Tower 01.JPG St. Louis Missouri
1977 Grassy Sprain Reservoir & Tuckahoe Road Pump Station Yonkers New York
1976 Virginia & Gold Hill Water Co. Marlette Lake Water System Virginia City Nevada
1976 Walter E. Peele Dixie Water Plant Fort Lauderdale Florida
1976 Coldwater Spring Anniston Alabama
1976 Tomhannock Reservoir & Dam Troy New York
1976 Kalamazoo Water Tower
42°16′45″N 85°36′16″W / 42.27917°N 85.60444°W / 42.27917; -85.60444 (Kalamazoo State Hospital Water Tower)
Kalamazoo State Hospital Water Tower.jpg Kalamazoo Michigan
1976 Old Mission San Buenaventura Filtration Building Ventura California
1976 Big Bear Lake Dams San Bernardino California
1976 Compton Hill Tower Compton Hill Water Tower.jpg St. Louis Missouri
1976 Ashokan Reservoir Ashokan Reservoir from Monument Road.JPG Ulster County New York
1976 No. 1 Pumping Station Veradale Washington
1975 Bremen Water Tower Bremen-indiana-water-tower.jpg Bremen Indiana
1975 Slow Sand Filter Beds Ilion New York
1975 Waldo Water Tower Waldo water tower.JPG Kansas City Missouri
1974 Georgetown Reservoir Castle Gatehouse Georgetown pumping station castle.jpg Washington District of Columbia
1974 Jones Beach State Park Water Tower Jones Beach WantaghPkwy Approach.jpg Jones Beach New York
1974 Chabot Dam and Lake Chabot San Leandro California
1974 Ypsilanti Water Tower YpsilantiWaterTower.jpg Ypsilanti Michigan
1973 Water Supply & Sewerage Systems Dawson Yukon Territory
1973 Kingston Water Dept. Filter Plant Kingston New York
1973 The Big Well Bigwell1.jpg Greensburg Kansas
1973 Lawson Tower Lawson Tower by Mark Henke.jpg Scituate Massachusetts
1972 Big Hole Pump Station Pump No. 2 Big Hole Pumpstation.jpg Butte Montana
1972 Fresno Water Tower 2009-0725-CA-FresnoWaterTower-F.jpg Fresno California
1972 Cabin John Bridge Cabin John Bridge, Maryland - NARA - 525152.jpg Cabin John Maryland
1972 Druid Lake Dam Baltimore Maryland
1971 Bethlehem 1769 Waterworks Bethlehem Waterworks Oct 11.JPG Bethlehem Pennsylvania
1971 Eighth Avenue South Reservoir Nashville Tennessee
1971 Indiana Central Canal Indiana Central Canal IHS.JPG Indianapolis Indiana
1971 Eden Park Water Tower EdenParkStandPipe02.JPG Cincinnati Ohio
1971 Filtration Plant Elmira New York
1970 Aqueduct Cascades Second Los Angeles Aqueduct Cascades, Sylmar.jpg Los Angeles California
1970 Standpipe Water Tower Louisville water tower.jpg Louisville Kentucky
1970 Gary-Hobart Water Tower Gary Indiana
1970 Riverside Water Tower Riverside Water Tower 250w.jpg Riverside Illinois
1969 Chicago Water Tower The Chicago Water Tower.jpg Chicago Illinois
1969 North Point Water Tower North-point-water-tower-0905.jpg Milwaukee Wisconsin
1969 Theodore Roosevelt Dam Theodore Roosevelt Dam.jpg Phoenix Arizona
1969 Old Mission Dam and Flume Old-mission-dam.JPG San Diego California
1969 High Bridge Water Tower HighBridgeWaterTower.JPG New York New York
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