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Windpump Called the Windmill, Wandsworth

Description: Windpump Called the Windmill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 207195

OS Grid Reference: TQ2680574465
OS Grid Coordinates: 526805, 174464
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4550, -0.1763

Location: B234, Wandsworth, Greater London SW18 2EE

Locality: Wandsworth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW18 2EE

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Listing Text

Windpump called
'The Windmill'
TQ 27SE 4/7
Built 1837 to pump water back into an ornamental lake from the adjoining London
and Southampton Railway cutting. A miniature smock mill.
Hexagonal weatherboarded body and cap on hexagonal brick base.
Before the filling in of the lake in 1884 which lost the windpump its purpose
there were 4 double shuttered patent sails and a fan wheel mounted on the cap.

Listing NGR: TQ2678874433

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Source: English Heritage

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