Description: Pump Immediately East of Veterinary Surgery
Date Listed: 7 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 263141
OS Grid Reference: ST4174926715
OS Grid Coordinates: 341749, 126715
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0368, -2.8321
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LANGPORT CP BOX STREET (North side)
10/76 Pump immediately east of
- Veterinary Surgery
Water pump. Dated 1878. Cast iron. Set on concrete plinth with grating, pump has fluted column on moulded base and with
collar rings; cylindrical headpiece has ornamental curved spout, a decorative pointed finial, and an 'S'-shaped handle
with pear-shaped end knob, and bears a large metal plaque reading "Artesian tube well/sunk by/Le Grand and
Sutcliffe/Burnhill Row London/1878." One of a number of pumps formerly in this street, probably the best survivor (note
on water supplies: VCH, Vol III, 1974).
Listing NGR: ST4174926715
Source: English Heritage
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