The Pump, And Railings Enclosing Former Pound

19 Oct 1999
The Pump, And Railings Enclosing Former Pound, The Hill, Langport, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10 9QD
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

LANGPORT CP THE HILL (North side) ST4226 11/111 The Pump, and railings enclosing former Pound - GV II

Pump and pound. C19. Cast ironwork, rendered brick base to walls with stone copings. Pound enclosure has walls about 900 mm average height, surmounted by 900 mm high railing with twisted points, and anthemion cast finials to curve-braced standards. On east side of enclosure, set in recess, the pump, now encased in corrugated iron with rounded roof, and only large cast iron spout and the handle, for a circular motion, are exposed: in front a plain cast-iron trough.

Listing NGR: ST4219926758


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1876 IOE Records taken by Graham Slocombe; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Graham Slocombe. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Slocombe, Graham

Rights Holder: Slocombe, Graham


Brick, Cast Iron, Iron, Render, Stone, Georgian Wall, Victorian Monument (By Form), Barrier, Pump, Water Supply And Drainage, Water Supply Site, Railings