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Abbey Pumping Station, Leicester

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Detail of one of four superb 1891 Gimson beam engines at Abbey Pumping Station
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Lancashire boiler.

Corporation Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 5PX.

Built between 1887 and 1891 with four beam engines and eight boilers supplied by Gimson and Co and pipes made by the Stanton Ironworks

Pumping Station Museum website.

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