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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1144997



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alston Moor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-May-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 73095

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NY 74 SE ALSTON MOOR A689 NENTHEAD (north side)

7/35 Memorial pump and canopy G.V. II

Memorial pump under ornamental canopy dated 1877. Stands on stepped base of large stone slabs. Cast-iron; cylindrical pump is fluted, c2½ ft high, with bucket rest and lion's head spout. 4 columns with Classical, Egyptian, and Gothic detailing support a ribbed dome with finial. Foundry mark probably GEO. SMITH, SUN FOUNDRY, GLASGOW. Semicircular arch, with cusping, to each side inscribed: ERECTED BY R.W. BAINBRIDGE ESQ OF MIDDLETON HOUSE. Oval plaque above each arch inscribed: IN COMMEMORATION OF A TESTIMONIAL PRESENTED TO HIM & MRS BAINBRIDGE BY THE EMPLOYEES OF THE LONDON LEAD CO. & OTHER FRIENDS SEPT. 28TH 1877. Corner antifixae have obelisk finials; small crocodile to top of each cap internally. Middleton-in-Teesdale, County Durham, has an identical memorial canopy with an ornamental fountain instead of a pump.

Listing NGR: NY7814543722

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National Grid Reference: NY 78145 43722


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