The Old Engine Bridge with Exe Lane, Exeter

This was the site of the city water engine that pumped water up to a cistern behind the Guildhall. It was sold in 1836 after the Pynes Water Works opened. The buildings and machinery then became a general purpose mill.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
1891/C
Category
Fine Art
Collection Class
Drawings
Medium
watercolour on paper
Common Name
The Old Engine Bridge with Exe Lane, Exeter
Simple Name
drawing
Inscription Transcription
E Jeffery 1825
Period Classification
George IV (1820-1830)
Production Town
Topsham
Production County
Devon
Production Country
United Kingdom: England
Production Date
1825
Production Person Initials
Emanuel
Production Person Surname
Jeffery
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The Old Engine Bridge with Exe Lane, Exeter