Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

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Pinchbeck Pumping Station

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Beam engine, which is demonstrated using compressed air
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Galloways boiler
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Scoop wheel, driven by beam engine via gears

near Spalding in Lincolnshire

Beam engine driving scoop wheel for land drainage. Engine built in 1833, believed to be by the Butterley Co

Website with details of location and opening times

Descriptive leaflet.

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