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Listed Building: THE TOWN PUMP (1088256)

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Grade II*
Authority Historic England
Volume/Map/Item 908, 1, 81
Date assigned Monday, August 9, 1976
Date last amended


1. 5169 SK 3871 SW 1/81 9.8.76 MARKET PLACE The Town Pump II* GV 2. Early/mid C19. Plinth may be earlier. Cast iron pump with large bowl set on tall stone plinth. Plinth octagonal with 4 steps on north side, curved on south side to accommodate bowl. Pump housing of cast iron square section with panelled faces and pyramidal cap with finial. Pump handle and spout intact. Large painted cast iron bowl rises from octagonal plinth and ribbed stem to wide shallow bowl with moulded base and edging. John Wesley spoke from "the town pump" on 1777. Listing NGR: SK3821671099.

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  • Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England.



Grid reference SK 38216 71099 (point)
Map sheet SK37SE

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

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Oct 19 2021 8:34PM

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