Newtownards (click on photographs to bring up bigger/better versions).
[All photos by Marcus Simms - thanks, Marcus.]
stables at Mount Stewart, a NT property near Newtownards, Co. Down. In addition
to a stopcock, this lift and force pump has two further outlets, disappearing
down below the pump, and each with their own means of selection. The large air
vessel is noteworthy too.
|A modern pump at Mount Stewart (NT), near Newtownards, Co. Down. It carries a panel:|
INDIA MARK - II
(A Govt. Recognised Export House)
AN ISO CERTIFIED CO.
[Followed by an e-mail address]
|Markings: None other.
Manufacturer: AOV of India.
Newtownards, Co. Down. Thanks to Marcus Simms for the
Markings: "J. CURRIE & Co BELFAST".
Manufacturer: Supplied by J. Currie of Belfast.
Mount Stewart, near Newtownards, Co. Down, this was used to fill farm water
carts. Thanks to Barry for allowing access to this one, and the one shown
Markings: "J. MISKELLY NEWTONARDS" [sic].
Manufacturer: Supplied by J. Miskelly of Newtownards.
Mount Stewart, near Newtownards, Co. Down.
Markings: "J. LOWDEN & Co. BELFAST".
Manufacturer: Supplied by J. Lowden of Belfast.