Water mains cover

Description
This cast iron stop-cock cover was placed in a pavement to allow access to domestic water supplies from Exeter City Water. It is thought to have been made by Garton and King’s iron foundry before 1940.
Accession Loan No.
91/2001
Simple Name
cover
Full Name
water mains cover, Exeter City Water
Collector / Excavator
Exeter Archaeology
Collection Country
United Kingdom: England
Common Name
water mains cover
Material
iron
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914); Inter War (1918-1939)
Collection Class
Social and industrial history
Collection Contintent
Europe
Collection Area Region
Northern Europe
Production Year Low
1877
Production Year High
1940
Collection Town
Exeter
Collection County
Devon
Family Group

Created At
2016-10-13 15:45:48
Updated At
2020-01-28 11:44:31

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