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Cooling Pond and 2 Lamps at Bestwood Pumping Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Bestwood St. Albans, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0281 / 53°1'41"N

Longitude: -1.1373 / 1°8'14"W

OS Eastings: 457956

OS Northings: 348214

OS Grid: SK579482

Mapcode National: GBR 8GT.19N

Mapcode Global: WHDGL.H4NY

Plus Code: 9C5W2VH7+63

Entry Name: Cooling Pond and 2 Lamps at Bestwood Pumping Station

Listing Date: 27 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227452

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425221

Location: Bestwood St. Albans, Gedling, Nottinghamshire, NG5

County: Nottinghamshire

Civil Parish: Bestwood St. Albans

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Bestwood Emmanuel

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Cooling Pond and 2 lamps at Bestwood Pumping Station


Cooling pond and 2 lamps, 1871. Probably by T. Hawksley for the
Nottingham Waterworks Co. Coursed and squared rubble and cast
iron. Ashlar dressings. Serpentine cooling pond approx. 150m
long by 80m wide, has chamfered coping. At west end 2 gas lamps
with broached square bases, tapered octagonal stems, foliate
ornament, and glass globes with porcelain finials. That to south
is without globe. This building is part of a pumping station
which was one of 3 built in the late C19 to serve Nottingham

Listing NGR: SK5795648214

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