Monument record M4118 - Pumping station, Boughton


PUMPING STATION (20th Century)


Grid reference SK 66769 69250 (point)
Map sheet SK66NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Boughton, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

First installment of works, 1901. The materials used were of the best, consequently the fabric is still in first class condition. The stand-by plant housed therein is kept under steam, ready for almost immediate use in an emergency. The roof is covered with green Cumberland slates, the external facing bricks are Rusbon reds with mortar joints only c 1/8in thick. There is also stonework embellishment. Second installment, 1907, similar but with blue slate roof. See cards for descriptions of machinery (--/09/1964). (1)
Owned by Nottm Corporation. Now stripped of its steam engines. (3)
Red brick, with some shaped gables and a tall polygonal chimney. (4)
Main building of complex indicated on map.

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(3), Ind Arch File

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Sketches, IS card

Data Held: Ground Photograph (Ground photograph). SNT2646.

12 BW print, SMR

Spring 99, Boughton Pumping Station (Published document). SNT3396.

Summer 97, Boughton Pumping Station (Published document). SNT3398.

Summer 98, Boughton Pumping Station (Published document). SNT3397.

<1> CBA, Industrial Survey (Published document). SNT184.

Other Refs: IA1 15/1

<2> OS, 1938, 1:2500, County Series 1938 (Map). SNT1034.

Other Refs: 19/10

<3> Reedman K, 1977, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT1180.

<4> Pevsner N, 1979, The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed., p 82 (Monograph). SNT4.

Sources/Archives (10)

  • --- Ground photograph: Data Held: Ground Photograph.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Published document: Spring 99. Boughton Pumping Station. 1.
  • --- Published document: Summer 98. Boughton Pumping Station. 1.
  • --- Published document: Summer 97. Boughton Pumping Station. 1.
  • <1> Published document: CBA. Industrial Survey.
  • <2> Map: OS. 1938. 1:2500, County Series 1938.
  • <3> Personal comment: Reedman K. 1977. Pers Comm.
  • <4> Monograph: Pevsner N. 1979. The Buildings of England: Nottinghamshire 2nd ed.. Penguin. p 82 .

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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