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Description: Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at Intake from the Lea Navigation to King George Pumping Station
Date Listed: 22 November 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 200855
OS Grid Reference: TQ3731897898
OS Grid Coordinates: 537318, 197898
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6631, -0.0160
The following building shall be added:-
SWAN AND PIKE LANE
TQ 39 NE (East Side)
21/289 Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at
intake from The Lea Navigation to
King George Pumping Station.
Sluice gates and flanking walls. Opened 1913. Designed by William
Booth Bryan for Metropolitan Water Board. Cast-iron sluice gates
set in front of Italianate granite balustrade, with pyramidal
caps to end and corner piers. Water flowed from the sluice gates
into a concrete channel and thence into five pumping chambers
adjacent to the "Humphrey" engine pits of the Pump House.
Included for group value.
(The Engineer, March 21, 1913, p.297).
Listing NGR: TQ3731897898
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Source: English Heritage
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