Oxford Pumps (click on photograph to bring up bigger/better version).
 

oxford An ancient lead pump at Oriel College, Oxford. Thanks to Mike Woolford for sending a later photo (2014, bottom right, with a mass of ivy).

Markings: On the pump tank, "1774", a winged cherub's face, and two serrated leaves. On the lead cistern below, "1758", and more serrated leaves.

Manufacturer: Unk.
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oxford, 2014

oxford, 2014 Another lead pump, at New College, Oxford. Thanks to Mike Woolford for the photos.

Markings: Floral designs on the pump tank.

Manufacturer: Unk.
oxford, 2014

oxford, 2014 And yet another lead pump, at St. Edmund's Hall, Oxford. Thanks to Mike Woolford for the photos.

Markings: On the pump tank, "1783" and two urns.

Manufacturer: Unk.
oxford, 2014

oxford Octagonal pump outside St. Mary the Virgin, Oxford.

Markings: None.

Manufacturer: Unk.

oxford In the yard of the Crown, Oxford, this pump - although clearly not in its original location - is judged to be a genuine Irish pump. Thanks to John Hurst for the photo.

Markings: "D. CHRISTIE COLERAINE"

Manufacturer: D. Christie was probably the provider of the pump at its original location in Ireland.

oxford In an allotment near Oxford. Thanks to David Tole for the photos - the second of which is included simply for its artistic merit. Since then, Mike Woolford has returned and confirmed that there are in fact six pumps at this location.

Markings: "HP" on a raised diamond.

Manufacturer: Unk.

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