Tillingham, Essex (click on photograph to bring up bigger/better version).
[My thanks to Roger Jones for all photographs.]
|The high level spout on this pump at
Tillingham, Essex, suggests that it might have been used for filling water
|A wooden-boxed lead pump on the
green at Tillingham, Essex.
Markings: Floral embossing on the lead tank.
|Near the Sports Pavilion at Tillingham, Essex. Above the pump is a dedication plaque which reads:|
VICARAGE LANE PARISH PUMP
WAS RENOVATED AND DEDICATED
TO THE MEMORY OF
GWENDOLINE MAY WARD
WHO LOVED THE PEACE AND QUIET OF THIS VILLAGE
Manufacturer: Lee Howl.
|And this one is nicely looked after, too, at Tillingham, Essex.There's an Essex Heritage Trust plaque nearby, so perhaps they are keeping an eye on it. It has a lead spout with embossing on the tank, a wrought iron bucket hook, and carries a plaque which records its history:|
USE DISCONTINUED 1936
|Markings: none other