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Pump Casing and Two Troughs

A Grade II Listed Building in Grassington, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0721 / 54°4'19"N

Longitude: -1.9977 / 1°59'51"W

OS Eastings: 400250

OS Northings: 464023

OS Grid: SE002640

Mapcode National: GBR GPHC.90

Mapcode Global: WHB6P.8XZ3

Entry Name: Pump Casing and Two Troughs

Listing Date: 23 June 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166931

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324784

Location: Grassington, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Grassington

Built-Up Area: Grassington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

GRASSINGTON THE SQUARE
SE 0064-0164
(west side)
8/31 Pump casing
and 2 troughs.
GV II
Pump and troughs. Early-mid C19. Cast iron pump, gritstone troughs. Overall
height approximately 1.5 metres. The mechanism completely enclosed in a
chamfered square casing which tapers to an elongated acorn-type finial.
Restored spout on south. The 2 rectangular troughs are approximately 1 and
1.5 metres long and 60 centimetres high with rounded corners. The pump was
moved from a more central position in the square, and troughs placed next
to it in 1973. It originally had 3 troughs and was operated until the
1930's. Locally known as The Fountain. Included for group value. I.
Goldthorpe, One Hundred Things to see on a walk through Grassington, 1988,
(booklet).


Listing NGR: SE0025064023

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