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Parish Pump, Banwell

Description: Parish Pump

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 January 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 33363

OS Grid Reference: ST3967759001
OS Grid Coordinates: 339677, 159001
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3269, -2.8671

Location: High Street, Banwell, North Somerset BS29 6AE

Locality: Banwell
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS29 6AE

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Listing Text


4/25 Parish pump


Parish pump. 1887. Rubble, cast iron. On 3 sides a random rubble wall
surmounted by a coping which includes massive stones; to the road a plain
wrought iron gate, 3 steps down into the compound; within, a cast iron pump
about 1.8 metres high, a fluted column, spout and pump handle attached, surmounted
by a pine cone finial. On rear wall a plaque reads: 'This well was sunk/and
pump erected, by/voluntary subscriptions/of the parishioners to/commemorate the
jubilee/of her majesty/Queen Victoria/1887'.

Listing NGR: ST3967759001

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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