Description: Hardley Windpump
Date Listed: 23 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 226749
OS Grid Reference: TG3877602411
OS Grid Coordinates: 638776, 302411
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5671, 1.5219
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LANGLEY WITH HARDLEY -
TG 387 024
3/41 Hardley Windpump
Derelict drainage windpump. Dated TWBPB 1874 on eastern side. Red brick
with remains of timber cap. Battered tower of four storeys, circular on
plan. Window openings with segmental arched heads; wooden frames remain,
sashes missing. Segmental headed doorway on north side, repaired in C20
brick, with ledged and boarded door. One ground floor window opening
blocked. Cast iron spreader plates to floor beam ends. Brick lined sluice
on eastern side with semicircular arched opening in base of tower to turbine
chamber. Remains of cap frame: no windshaft. Interior: square wooden
upright shaft with chamfered corners, cast iron wallower and spur wheel.
Internal turbine in circular brick chamber with separate gear train.
Listing NGR: TG3877602411
Source: English Heritage
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