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Latitude: 52.7236 / 52°43'24"N
Longitude: 1.6478 / 1°38'52"E
OS Eastings: 646424
OS Northings: 320236
OS Grid: TG464202
Mapcode National: GBR YNT.9D9
Mapcode Global: WHNVC.8SXW
Entry Name: West Somerton Marsh Draining Pump
Listing Date: 20 February 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228023
English Heritage Legacy ID: 402083
Location: Somerton, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR29
District: Great Yarmouth
Civil Parish: Somerton
Traditional County: Norfolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk
Church of England Parish: West Somerton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Norwich
TG 42 SE SOMERTON WEST SOMERTON
1/46 West Somerton Marsh
20.2.52 Draining Pump
Tower draining pump. 1900 by Dan England. Brick with timber cap. Tapering
3 storey brick tower. Steel door to south in reduced segmental opening. Semi
circular sluice openings to south-west and north-east now blocked with
concrete. One casement to south-west under segmental arch to first floor.
One similar second storey window to north-east. Weatherboarded boat-shaped
cap and petticoat. Fan cradle beams intact. 2 flat-topped dormers in sides
of caps and 2 windows in ends, all later C20. Interior machinery of cast iron
crown spur wheel driving internal turbine pump.
Listing NGR: TG4642420236
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