Little Dunmow, Essex (click on photograph to bring up bigger/better version).
|A magnificent pump in the main street, Little Dunmow, Essex, with dual spouts and a chained handle. Thanks to Paul Snelling for the original photos and to Bob Taylor for the later one (painted green).The pump carries the proclamation:|
|Markings: "WARNERS CRIPPLEGATE LONDON"
on the base. "40" on the counterweight.
Manufacturer: Warner's of London.
|Not much showing behind a high wall in the main street at Little
Dunmow, Essex (thanks to Paul Snelling for the photo on the left) and to Bob
Taylor for subsequently creeping around the other side (photo on right), and
showing that it has a dual spout. He also confirmed the maker's name - to date
(2015) the only example we've located carrying the name of the founder of this
well-known pump-making firm.
Markings: "J. INGOLD. BP.STORTFORD"
Manufacturer: John Ingold of Bishop's Stortford.