Keys to the Past

Robertson's Pant (Alnwick)

Robertson's Pant, Alnwick. Photo by Northumberland County Council.
Robertson's Pant, Alnwick. Photo by Northumberland County Council.

This water pump, known as Robertson's Pant, was built in 1890. Pumps like this were common before most houses had their own running water. It is a Grade II Listed Building protected by law.

Reference number:N4593
Historical period: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Legal status:Conservation area
Listed Building



See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Alnwick


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