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Weir with Inlet Pipes at King George Pumping Station and Adjacent to King George Reservoir

A Grade II Listed Building in Enfield Lock, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6627 / 51°39'45"N

Longitude: -0.0166 / 0°0'59"W

OS Eastings: 537276

OS Northings: 197851

OS Grid: TQ372978

Mapcode National: GBR KN.SLL

Mapcode Global: VHGQ8.NGLR

Entry Name: Weir with Inlet Pipes at King George Pumping Station and Adjacent to King George Reservoir

Listing Date: 14 January 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358747

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200849

Location: Enfield, London, E4

County: London

District: Enfield

Electoral Ward/Division: Enfield Lock

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St James Enfield Highway

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:-

Swan and Pike Lane
TO 39 NE (east side)
21/290
Weir with inlet pipes at
King George Pumping
Station and adjacent to
King George Reservoir.

II GV

Weir with inlet pipes. Opened 1913. Designed by William Booth Bryan for
Metropolitan Water Board. Italianate granite balustrade, set on English bond brick
wall, is placed above 4 cast-iron-outlet pipes with upturned ends. Pipes emptied
water into a brick chamber with a chamfered granite sill, over which the water
flowed down a cascade into the reservoir. Weir is flanked by stepped brick walls
with granite coping.
(The Engineer, March 21, 1913, p.297).


Listing NGR: TQ3727697851

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