SK6669 : Boughton Pumping Station

taken 36 years ago, near to New Ollerton, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Boughton Pumping Station
Boughton Pumping Station
This is the smaller 'standby station' that had a Hathorn, Davey horizontal tandem compound 'differential' pump and an inverted vertical triple expansion pump. Beyond can be glimpsed the huge pumping station that housed a pair of triple expansion engines with horizontal high pressure cylinders and inverted vertical intermediate and low pressure cylinders. These were built by Ashton, Frost of Blackburn and scrapped in the 1970s.
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SK6669, 45 images   (more nearby search)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 26 May, 1985   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 13 July, 2015
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Water resources 
Place (from Tags)
Boughton 
Primary Subject of Photo
Water Infrastructure 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6675 6918 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:12.9297N 1:0.1115W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 6673 6917
View Direction
Northeast (about 45 degrees)
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Pumping Station  Water Pumping Station 

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