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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1166931
English Heritage Legacy ID: 324784
Location: Grassington, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23
County: North Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Grassington
Built-Up Area: Grassington
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
GRASSINGTON THE SQUARE
8/31 Pump casing
and 2 troughs.
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,
Listing NGR: SE0025064023
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