Monument record MDR10371 - Village water pump, Cornhill, Allestree, Derby

Type and Period (1)

  • (Georgian to Victorian - 1800 AD? to 1850 AD?)

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Full Description

Village Water Pump, Cornhill. Cast-iron water pump with basin cut from a block of sandstone. Probably early nineteenth century. (1) The Village Pump is probably early 19th century and is built from cast iron with a basin hollowed out of a sandstone block. The pump is encased in wood and has a turned wood finial. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Bibliographic reference: Fowkes, D (ed.). 2003. Derbyshire Industrial Archaeology. A Gazetteer of Sites. Part VII. City of Derby.. p 49.
  • <2> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. List entry number 1216094.



Grid reference Centred SK 34715 39782 (4m by 3m)

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Record last edited

Jan 15 2018 2:01PM

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