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Historic Building Details


HB Ref No:
HB12/13/037


Extent of Listing:
Pump and trough


Date of Construction:
1880 - 1899


Address :
Public Water Pump and Trough Main Street Belleek Co Fermanagh


Townland:
Finner






Survey 2:
B+

Date of Listing:
22/07/1994 00:00:00

Date of De-listing:

Current Use:
Pump

Former Use
Pump

Conservation Area:
No

Industrial Archaeology:
Yes

Vernacular:

Thatched:

Monument:

Derelict:
No




OS Map No:
170/7

IG Ref:
G9407 5908





Owner Category


Local Govt

Exterior Description And Setting


Rotary pump in a prominent roadside location. It has a fluted splay shaped column and a fluted cap with a pointed finial. A metal plate affixed to the cap reads ‘F.W. Brackett & CoLtd/ Engineers/ Colchester/ England’. It is associated with a cast-iron horse trough.

Architects




Historical Information


Further particulars in EHS Report ‘ Water Pumps in Northern Ireland: A Preliminary Survey’ by Fred Hamond, January 1997, Pump No 9.Historical Information

Criteria for Listing


Architectural Interest

A. Style B. Proportion C. Ornamentation J. Setting

Historic Interest

Z. Rarity X. Local Interest Y. Social, Cultural or Economic Importance



Evaluation


This rotary type water pump is situated in a prominent position in the centre of Belleck and is a remimder of the time when drinking water was only available in the street.. It is of particular importance as it still has its water trough.

General Comments




Date of Survey


01 January 1997