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Papplewick Pumping Station


  • Papplewick Pumping Station Rigg Lane, Ravenshead Nottingham NG15 9AJ (map)
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Papplewick Pumping Station houses two 140hp James Watt & Co beam engines built in 1884 and thought to be amongst the last built by the firm. The beam engines will be in steam on August 25th & 26th, 11am-5pm. Other engines will be in steam over the course of the two days including a Robey winding engine from Linby Colliery. There will also be guided tours of the Pumping Station’s brick vaulted underground reservoir and a craft fair.

Admission: £10 / £8.50 valid for 12 months. Under 16s go free.
Underground reservoir tour: £3

This event is organised by Papplewick Pumping Station

Earlier Event: August 24
James Watt Weekend
Later Event: August 25
Waterworks Museum Hereford