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Pump and Flanking Wall, Owston and Newbold

Description: Pump and Flanking Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190609

OS Grid Reference: SK7759907785
OS Grid Coordinates: 477599, 307785
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6622, -0.8541

Location: Main Street, Owston, Leicestershire LE15 8DH

Locality: Owston and Newbold
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8DH

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Listing Text


SK 70 NE MAIN STREET (South West Side)

2/81 Pump and flanking wall


Pump and flanking wall. The pump is dated 1903, the wall probably earlier
in parts. Cast iron pump with fluted shaft and cap, small handle and spout
and attached to the base, a stand. It is contained in a curved recess of
wall which is also raised slightly. The wall is of ironstone and rubble with
stacked coping stones to left, and rounded rubble coping to right. Inscription
stone on the wall behind the pump records that it is in memory of Frederick
and Mary Palmer, 1907, the gift of three other members of the Palmer family.

Listing NGR: SK7759907785

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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