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Papplewick Pumping Station

Papplewick Pumping Station
Rigg Lane, Ravenshead,  Notts NG15 9AJ

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Please see our website for opening times

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Papplewick Pumping Station is Britain's finest working Victorian water pumping station. It boasts a range of original features including an ornate engine house, ornamental cooling pond and a boiler house complete with six Lancashire boilers, all set amidst formal landscaped grounds.

Papplewick Pumping Station offers a fun and exciting range of opportunities for pupils with a broad range of national curriculum linked sessions available for primary and secondary school pupils.

Contact Details:
0115 963 2938

Learning Programmes:
The Pumping Station is currently developing new water education sessions in association with the University of Nottingham which we hope to roll out in the near future.

The Station is still available for guided tours and self-led activities.

Papplewick Pumping Station

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