Well, Well Head Gear And Housing About 35 Metres North West Of Raffin Green Farm House

19 Jun 2002
Well, Well Head Gear And Housing About 35 Metres North West Of Raffin Green Farm House, Raftin Green Lane, Datchworth, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

DATCHWORTH RAFFIN GREEN LANE TL 21 NE (North side) Raffin Green 3/40 Well, Well Head Gear - and Housing about 35m NW of Raffin Green Farm House - II

Well, well head gear and housing. Mid to late C19. Iron and timber mechanism, brick lined circular well shaft supports open timber housing. Square frame of 4 posts with paired cross timbers supporting winding gear which is hand operated by an outer wheel with an iron handle which turns lower axle with a small cog wheel which engages a larger cog wheel on upper axle with a central iron plated timber wheel over which lifting cable passes. Angled struts to gabled head with machine pantiles. Raffin Green Farmhouse is not listable.

Listing NGR: TL2741519431


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0871 IOE Records taken by A Gude; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr A. Gude. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Gude, A.

Rights Holder: Gude, A.


Brick, Iron, Timber, Georgian Machinery, Victorian Industrial, Well, Water Supply And Drainage, Water Storage Site, Well Head, Well House