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Pump Immediately East of Veterinary Surgery

A Grade II Listed Building in Langport, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0368 / 51°2'12"N

Longitude: -2.8321 / 2°49'55"W

OS Eastings: 341749

OS Northings: 126715

OS Grid: ST417267

Mapcode National: GBR MD.GY13

Mapcode Global: FRA 46YC.Y6P

Entry Name: Pump Immediately East of Veterinary Surgery

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263141

Location: Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Langport

Built-Up Area: Langport

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

LANGPORT CP BOX STREET (North side)
5T4126
10/76 Pump immediately east of
- Veterinary Surgery

- II

Water pump. Dated 1878. Cast iron. Set on concrete plinth with grating, pump has fluted column on moulded base and with
collar rings; cylindrical headpiece has ornamental curved spout, a decorative pointed finial, and an 'S'-shaped handle
with pear-shaped end knob, and bears a large metal plaque reading "Artesian tube well/sunk by/Le Grand and
Sutcliffe/Burnhill Row London/1878." One of a number of pumps formerly in this street, probably the best survivor (note
on water supplies: VCH, Vol III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4174926715

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