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Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at Intake from the Lea Navigation to King George Pumping Station, Enfield

Description: Sluice Gates and Flanking Walls at Intake from the Lea Navigation to King George Pumping Station

Grade: II
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

Location: Swan and Pike Road, Greater London EN3 6JH

Locality: Enfield
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EN3 6JH

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

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

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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