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© Mr Derek Wilson

IoE Number: 135795
Location: CONDUIT HOUSE, COMMERCIAL ROAD
  SOUTHAMPTON, SOUTHAMPTON, HAMPSHIRE
Photographer: Mr Derek Wilson
Date Photographed: 23 March 2003
Date listed: 14 July 1953
Date of last amendment: 14 July 1953
Grade II

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1.COMMERCIAL ROAD5239Conduit HouseSU 4112 1/10214.7.53

1. COMMERCIAL ROAD 5239 Conduit House SU 4112 1/102 14.7.53 II 2. Early C14 conduit house which collected water from wells and springs for the Southampton public water supply. This was originally collected by the Franciscan Friars circa 1290 and the water system was transferred to the town council in 1420. It is one of the earliest known examples of municipally controlled water supply on this scale. One storey stone building with stone pitched roof. One blocked slit window. Doorcase with shouldered lintel. Scheduled as an ancient monument.

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