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Description: Water Tower
Date Listed: 8 May 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 104215
OS Grid Reference: SY6838390602
OS Grid Coordinates: 368383, 90602
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7142, -2.4492
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SY 6890 3/282
1880, octagonal, brick-built, water tower pierced on each facet by a tall narrow
arch almost to parapet level. Decorative string courses at base, arch-spring
level and parapet top, ornamental keystones to arches and mock machicolated
parapet. Octagonal central staircase tower, also of red brick, houses central
supply pipe. Round metal water tank superimposed with octagonal cover secured
by railings from parapet. The tower is still in use.
Listing NGR: SY6838390602
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Source: English Heritage
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