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Turf Fen Windpump at Tg 36971888

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barton Turf, Norfolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7151 / 52°42'54"N

Longitude: 1.5069 / 1°30'24"E

OS Eastings: 636960

OS Northings: 318822

OS Grid: TG369188

Mapcode National: GBR XJ6.PT5

Mapcode Global: WHMTC.30VV

Entry Name: Turf Fen Windpump at Tg 36971888

Listing Date: 12 May 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1049930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 224341

Location: Barton Turf, North Norfolk, Norfolk, NR12

County: Norfolk

District: North Norfolk

Civil Parish: Barton Turf

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Irstead St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text

BARTON TURF
TG 31 NE
8/10 Turf Fen Windpump at
TG 36971888

- II*

Tower windpump. 1880. Brick with weatherboard cap. 3 storey tapering tower.
Door to east under segmental arch. One segmental window at first floor to
north and south sides. Boat shaped cap with petticoat and fan cradle, the
latter carrying fantail and machinery. All machinery survives including cast
iron windshaft, crown wheel and pit wheel. Pit wheel drives 2 external scoop
wheels through gearing allowing high and low ratios. Unique for double scoop
wheels and gearing. Remains of stocks and sails under restoration.


Listing NGR: TG3696018822

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