Windpump

A windpump is a windmill used for pumping water, either as a source of fresh water from wells, or for draining low-lying areas of land. Windpumps are used when electricity is not available

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High Salvington Windmill - Glynde Windpump
... Glynde Windpump Origin Mill location Originally at Grid reference TQ 087 ... Year built Mid nineteenth century Information Purpose Pumping water Type Hollow post ... The visually restored windpump was unveiled on Sunday 11 May 2008, during National Mills Weekend ...
Berney Arms
... It comprises a railway station, a windpump, a public house and a farm, but no longer has any inhabited houses ... focus is Berney Arms combined Mill and Windpump ... Later it was also used as a windpump to drain the marshland ...
List Of Windmills In Friesland - Locations - I, J
... Dutch) De Hollandsche Molen (Dutch) Itens Windmotor Itens Iron windpump c1925 Molendatabase (Dutch) De Hollandsche Molen (Dutch) Jislum De ... De Hollandsche molen Molendatabase Jousterp Windmotor Tjerkwerd Iron windpump 1924 Molendatabase (Dutch) De Hollandsche Molen (Dutch) ...
Combinations - Thai Windpumps
... In Thailand, windpumps were made on Chinese windpump designs ... They were constructed from wire-braced bamboo poles carrying fabric sails a paddle pump or waterladder pump is fixed to a Thai bladed rotor ...
Weald And Downland Open Air Museum - Buildings - Windpump
... Westham windpump Origin Grid reference SU 1285 ... Coordinates 50°54′29″N 0°45′29″W / 50.908°N 0.758°W / 50.908 -0.758Coordinates 50°54′29″N 0°45′29″W / 50.908°N 0.758°W ... The windpump was re-erected at the museum in 1975 ...