Dogdyke Steam Drainage Station

An 1856 beam engine in steam, powering a scoop-wheel land drainage pump, the only one now in steam. Also a 1940 Ruston heavy oil engine and Gwynnes centrifugal pump in action. Parties welcome by appointment.


  • Parking
  • Gift Shop
  • Refreshments
  • Disabled Access


Full Description

1856 Bradley & Craven beam engine in steam, powering a scoop-wheel drainage pump, also a 1940 Ruston and Hornsby oil engine powering a centrifugal pump, and a small museum of drainage artefacts.

Contact & Location

Operator:Dogdyke Pumping Station Preservation Trust
Address:Bridge Farm
off A153, East of Tattershall Bridge
Lincolnshire LN4 4JG
Contacts: 01522 683 755
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View website
Open days:7 May, 4 Jun, 2 Jul, 6 Aug, 3 & 9 Sep, 1 Oct 1330-1630. Evening openings: 19 Jul, 16 Aug (1700-2000). Visit website for more information.
By Bus:Road Car 5
By Rail: Ruskington / 9.00 miles

This entry was last updated on 6th February 2017

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