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Water Pump, Located in the Fork at the Top of Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Avening, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6818 / 51°40'54"N

Longitude: -2.1757 / 2°10'32"W

OS Eastings: 387951

OS Northings: 198135

OS Grid: ST879981

Mapcode National: GBR 1ND.GRQ

Mapcode Global: VH955.7ZPL

Entry Name: Water Pump, Located in the Fork at the Top of Lane

Listing Date: 15 December 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1409303

Location: Avening, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL8

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Avening

Built-Up Area: Avening

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Avening Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

Village pump or conduit head. Installed 1894 by the Calcutts of Avening Park. Cast-iron. Small fluted column with a spout on the front and a domed top with a finial.
This is one of seven similar pumps in the village of Avening that were fed from a large reservoir at the west end of the village.
An interesting example of Victorian water supply provided by an estate to its tenants.

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