Record Details

NHER Number:44223
Type of record:Monument
Name:Lily Pond

Summary

A post medieval pond. It was originally dug for use by Letheringsett Brewery (NHER 6522), but also provided water to Letheringsett Hall (NHER 6521). It was fed by a hydraulic ram (NHER 17280) in Letheringsett Park.

Images - none

Location

Parish:LETHERINGSETT WITH GLANDFORD, NORTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

April 2006. Lily Pond.
A pond, located south of Letheringsett Hall (NHER 6521) and west of the King's Head.
It was originally dug for use by Letheringsett Brewery (NHER 6522). It also provided head of water for the Hall, via a tunnel. It was fed by a hydraulic ram (NHER 17280).
It was recemented in 1906.
Information from (S1).
D. Robertson (NLA), 4 April 2006.

Monument Types

  • POND (Post Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD to 2050 AD)
  • RESERVOIR (Post Medieval to Modern - 1540 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

<S1>Article in serial: Durst, D.. 1993. Letheringsett: Industrial Archaeology in a Rural Setting. Part I - Introduction.. NIAS Journal. Vol 5, No 3, pp 200-205. p 203.

Related records

6522Related to: Letheringsett brewery and maltings (Building)
17280Related to: Modern hydraulic ram (Monument)

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