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Windpump at Brickyard Farm, Howden

Description: Windpump at Brickyard Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 165369

OS Grid Reference: SE7526630978
OS Grid Coordinates: 475266, 430978
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7697, -0.8595

Location: B1228, Howden, East Riding of Yorkshire DN14 7LB

Locality: Howden
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN14 7LB

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Listing Text

SE 73 SE
(east side, off)
6/141 Windpump at Brickyard

- II
Pumping mill to former brick yard. 1873. Brick in header bond, with timber
cap, sails and fittings and cast-iron fittings. Tapering tower
approximately 6 metres in height. Low round-arched doorway to west.
Openings at approximately 2.6 metres for timbers of staging, some still
protruding. Fragments of one pair of sails and tail,mounted on cast-iron
ring which is bolted into timber frame on top of brick tower,remain.
Interior: central vertical pump rod and elements of timber structure remain.
The timbers at the top of the tower are inscribed 'F.L. + M.N. 73', which
when related to documentary evidence suggests a date of 1873. The pump
drained the adjacent clay pipe and discharged water into a ditch several
hundred yards away. Gregory R, East Yorkshire Windmills, 1985.

Listing NGR: SE7526630978

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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