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Crimean War Memorial Pump Situated Approximately 20 Metres to West of North East Entrance to Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorne, Doncaster

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.6092 / 53°36'33"N

Longitude: -0.9614 / 0°57'40"W

OS Eastings: 468815

OS Northings: 413016

OS Grid: SE688130

Mapcode National: GBR PVQP.NY

Mapcode Global: WHFDX.6JGZ

Entry Name: Crimean War Memorial Pump Situated Approximately 20 Metres to West of North East Entrance to Park

Listing Date: 24 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1151567

English Heritage Legacy ID: 334682

Location: Thorne, Doncaster, DN8

County: Doncaster

Civil Parish: Thorne

Built-Up Area: Thorne

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Thorne St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

THORNE MEMORIAL PARK
SE 6813 (SE 61 SE)
15/104 Crimean War
24.11.66 Memorial Pump
situated approximately
20 metres to west of
north-east entrance
to park
II
Crimean War memorial pump. 1856. Cast iron. Moulded, circular trough set
at foot of Doric column with plaque fixed at its base, cranked handle on
right and spouts above the trough and on left near top. Plaque bears
inscription 'SUBSCRIPTION / PUMP / In Commemoration of the / PEACE. 1856 /
DRINK AND BE THANKFUL'. The column has 12-sided bands beneath base and
capital and handle fixed by a clamp to the shaft with additional linkage
above. Rare Crimean War memorial.


Listing NGR: SE6881213015


This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 10 August 2017.

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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