Record Details

NHER Number:8207
Type of record:Monument
Name:19th century drainage pump


A 19th century drainage pump, probably servicing the artificial waterways and islands to the south of it. Only the brick base remains today.

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 3258 2691
Map Sheet:TG32NW

Full description

Draining pump (marked on OS map). Only a plinth of 19th century brickwork remains at the side of the dyke. (S1) speaks of the islands to south as a pleasure ground, and presumably the pump was connected with this.
E. Rose (NAU), 9 February 1981.

Monument Types

  • PUMP (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)
  • PUMPING STATION (Post Medieval - 1540 AD to 1900 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status - none

Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<S1>Directory: White, W.. 1845. White's History, Gazetteer and Directory of Norfolk.

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