TF2055 : Dogdyke pumping station

taken 6 years ago, near to Dogdyke, Lincolnshire, Great Britain

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Dogdyke pumping station
Dogdyke pumping station
The 1855/6 Bradley & Craven beam engine. It worked until 1940 when it was replaced by a Ruston & Hornsby 40hp diesel driving a Gwynnes centrifugal pump.
Dogdyke pumping station
The Dogdyke pumping station houses a steam powered beam pumping engine dating from 1854. It replaced several windpumps. After the steam engine ceased use in the 1940s with installation of the diesel the chimney was felled.
The site is a now a museum that runs in steam.
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Sunday, 7 October, 2012   (more nearby)
Sunday, 7 October, 2012
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OSGB36: geotagged! TF 2058 5583 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:5.1647N 0:12.0660W
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