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Cooling Ponds to North and South and Reservoir to East of Ryhope Pumping Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Ryhope, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.8657 / 54°51'56"N

Longitude: -1.3724 / 1°22'20"W

OS Eastings: 440376

OS Northings: 552504

OS Grid: NZ403525

Mapcode National: GBR LDV5.NK

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.WYMR

Entry Name: Cooling Ponds to North and South and Reservoir to East of Ryhope Pumping Station

Listing Date: 19 June 1974

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391600

Location: Sunderland, SR2

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Ryhope

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Ryhope

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text


920-1/7/262 (West side (off))
19/06/74 Cooling ponds to north & south and
reservoir to east of Ryhope Pumping
(Formerly Listed as:
3 cooling ponds to N, S and E of
main building at Ryhope Pumping


2 cooling ponds and one reservoir for water pumping station.
1866-70. By T Hawksley. For the Sunderland and South Shields
Water Co. Rock-faced snecked stone walls with ashlar coping. 2
small cooling ponds with shaped corners are N and S of the
engine house. The walls slope back towards the coping. The
large reservoir lies across the width of the site to E of the
engine house but is covered and grassed over at time of survey
with gauges set into a concrete platform in the turf.

Listing NGR: NZ4037652504

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

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