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Water Tank on West Platform of Kemble Station, Kemble

Description: Water Tank on West Platform of Kemble Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 129363

OS Grid Reference: ST9848097632
OS Grid Coordinates: 398480, 197632
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6775, -2.0234

Location: Kemble, Gloucestershire GL7 6AD

Locality: Kemble
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 6AD

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Listing Text

ST 9897
13/66 Water tank on west platform of
Kemble Station
Large water tank with pumping machinery below. Probably 1882,
contemporary with main station buildings (q.v.) on G.W.R. Swindon
to Gloucester line, opened 1845. Rectangular cast iron tank of
riveted sections supported on 6 tall round columns, X-braced in
pairs, with curved brackets supporting iron beam pierced with
vertical ovals. Tank covered in curved bitumenised roof. In
centre are 2 boxed-in pipes with attached wheels to operate pumping
machinery presumably originally housed in small adjoining wooden
shed but interior of shed not accessible to check existence of

Listing NGR: ST9848097632

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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