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Description: St Osyth's Priory Pump Approximately 20 Metres West of Cottage Listed Qv 14/190
Date Listed: 4 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 120041
OS Grid Reference: TM1205015721
OS Grid Coordinates: 612050, 215721
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7999, 1.0740
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ST. OSYTH THE BURY
15/207 St. Osyth's Priory.
Pump approx. 20 metres
west of Cottage listed
Pump. C19. Bamford of Uttoxeter. Cast iron. A continuous chain pump, double
sided head with spout enclosing a cogwheel with ball teeth which engage the
chain. Chain links with circular moulded discs at regular intervals, these
originally with washers. The head moulded wither side with label reading
"Bamfords Uttoxer". "Patent Reg Design". The nos "4119 and 4120" respectively
to either side. A spindle runs through the head, cogwheel and flywheel to west
side, the flange wide enough to take a driving band and smaller conventional
wheel with a handle to east side. S curved spokes. Steam cultivators built by
Bamford of Uttoxeter were used in Essex and it is possible that an adaptation
on one of these machines could have driven this pump.
Listing NGR: TM1205015721
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Source: English Heritage
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