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Pump Immediately East of Veterinary Surgery, Langport

Description: Pump Immediately East of Veterinary Surgery

Grade: II
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

Location: 80 A378, Langport, Somerset TA10 9PQ

Locality: Langport
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA10 9PQ

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Listing Text

10/76 Pump immediately east of
- Veterinary Surgery

- II

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

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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