Record Details

NHER Number:17280
Type of record:Monument
Name:Modern hydraulic ram


A modern hydraulic ram. It is located in Letheringsett Park (NHER 44219) and once fed a pond that provided water for the Hall (NHER 6521).

Images - none


Grid Reference:TG 0609 3886
Map Sheet:TG03NE

Full description

Hydraulic rams.
North end of tunnel from brewery.
Two 2 inch Easton Amos and Andrews.
Information from Norfolk Industrial Archaeology Society .
E. Rose (NAU), 21 May 1981.

However, (S1) gives only one ram in this tunnel, a 3 inch Easton of 1905. Above information may be due to confusion with other rams in the estate.
E. Rose (NLA), 24 November 1993.

April 2006.
The ram is located beneath a road bridge and once fed a pond (NHER 44223) situated to the southwest. The pond then fed the Hall (NHER 6521).
D. Robertson (NLA), 4 April 2006.

Monument Types

  • HYDRAULIC RAM (Early 20th Century - 1905 AD? to 1905 AD?)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status


Sources and further reading

---Record Card: NAU Staff. 1974-1988. Norfolk Archaeological Index Primary Record Card.
<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

44219Part of: Letheringsett Park (Monument)
44223Related to: Lily Pond (Monument)

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