DERBYSHIRE HERITAGE Derbyshire Peak District - higger-tor
 

Iron Tors pump house
Iron Tors pump house

The sign reads –
IRON TORS
RAM PUMP HOUSE
ORIGINALLY BUILT TO
PUMP WATER TO
FARMLAND ABOVE
WORKED BY WATER
ACTION
It was common practice to use the river water to power a pump or in some cases a waterwheel to pump fresh spring water to higher ground.

This one can be found north of Coldeaton Bridge at SK145563 and is marked on the map as Iron Tors.

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