MEM22006 - Marsh Bridge Pumping Station, Dulverton (Building)

Summary

In 1958, a pumping station was set up at Marsh Bridge to extract water from the River Barle, to be pumped to a treatment plant at Northmoor, before being supplied to Dulverton.

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Full Description

In 1958, a pumping station was set up at Marsh Bridge to extract water from the River Barle, to be pumped to a treatment plant at Northmoor, before being supplied to Dulverton. The local source of water was abandoned when Wimbleball Reservoir was opened in around 1979. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Monograph: Dulverton and District Civic Society. 2002. The Book of Dulverton, Brushford, Bury and Exebridge. Halsgrove. P.98.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9075 2895 (5m by 5m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Record last edited

Dec 4 2012 11:51AM

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