History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wheel Pump and Frame Adjacent to East of Pump House

A Grade II Listed Building in Southminster, Essex

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6925 / 51°41'32"N

Longitude: 0.8013 / 0°48'4"E

OS Eastings: 593706

OS Northings: 203015

OS Grid: TL937030

Mapcode National: GBR RP0.Z84

Mapcode Global: VHKGW.TQYF

Plus Code: 9F32MRR2+XG

Entry Name: Wheel Pump and Frame Adjacent to East of Pump House

Listing Date: 5 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237572

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428917

Location: Steeple, Maldon, Essex, CM0

County: Essex

District: Maldon

Civil Parish: Steeple

Built-Up Area: Steeple

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Steeple St Lawrence and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Steeple

Listing Text


TL 90 SW STEEPLE THE STREET
(south side)

4/177 Wheel pump and frame
adjacent to east of
Pump House

II

Pump. C19. Cast iron wheel pump on original cast iron frame. The pump stem,
with upper and lower spouts, is attached to a timber support post set in front
(north) of the wheel and frame. Frame comprises a pair of supports each with
curved sides enclosing a head above 2 Gothic arches and 3 similar base arches.
Iron side ties. The frame supports a cranked shaft driven by a balanced, 4
spoked hand wheel. Moulded frame inscription reads: J. Tylor & Sons, Engineers,
Warwick Lane, London. A rare survival of a wheel pump in Essex. The pump is
now covered by a C20 gabled pump house with seat at rear. J. Booker, Batsford
Guide to Industrial Archaeology.


Listing NGR: TL9370603015

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

Selected Sources

Book cover links are generated automatically from the sources. They are not necessarily always correct, as book names at Amazon may not be quite the same as those used referenced in the text.

Source title links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.