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Water Tank on West Platform of Kemble Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Kemble, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.6774 / 51°40'38"N

Longitude: -2.0234 / 2°1'24"W

OS Eastings: 398478

OS Northings: 197630

OS Grid: ST984976

Mapcode National: GBR 2PX.Z3X

Mapcode Global: VHB2W.W35D

Entry Name: Water Tank on West Platform of Kemble Station

Listing Date: 27 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1089288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 129363

Location: Kemble, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Kemble

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Kemble All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

ST 9897
13/66 Water tank on west platform of
Kemble Station
Large water tank with pumping machinery below. Probably 1882,
contemporary with main station buildings (q.v.) on G.W.R. Swindon
to Gloucester line, opened 1845. Rectangular cast iron tank of
riveted sections supported on 6 tall round columns, X-braced in
pairs, with curved brackets supporting iron beam pierced with
vertical ovals. Tank covered in curved bitumenised roof. In
centre are 2 boxed-in pipes with attached wheels to operate pumping
machinery presumably originally housed in small adjoining wooden
shed but interior of shed not accessible to check existence of

Listing NGR: ST9847897630

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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