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Pump on Verge Approximately 2 Metres West of Goldsands Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Southminster, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6603 / 51°39'37"N

Longitude: 0.8379 / 0°50'16"E

OS Eastings: 596381

OS Northings: 199538

OS Grid: TQ963995

Mapcode National: GBR RPG.W4B

Mapcode Global: VHKH3.GJVK

Entry Name: Pump on Verge Approximately 2 Metres West of Goldsands Road

Listing Date: 5 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111795

English Heritage Legacy ID: 119278

Location: Southminster, Maldon, Essex, CM0

County: Essex

District: Maldon

Civil Parish: Southminster

Built-Up Area: Southminster

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Southminster St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TQ 99 NE

Pump on verge approx. 2 metres west of Goldsands Road


Village pump. Circa 1832. John Richmond, Engineer. A cast iron obelisk
standing on a base, the tapering sides are panelled with cornice, hipped head
with acorn finial. Moulded inscriptions "Erected by The Governors of The
Charter House, March 1832, and, Richmond and Son Engineers, Chelmsford", to front
panels. Large plain spout to upper front panel with support ties and ring to
centre. Curved handle to upper right panel. Of importance as the only known
identifiable casting of the Richmond Foundry and one of only 2 obelisk
survivors, the other circa 1850 at Ridgewell. "Essex and the Industrial
Revolution. John Booker, E.R.O. 66. 1974."

Listing NGR: TQ9638199538

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