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Short URL
gohist.co/s/319210
Names
Grand Pump Room Pump Room Pump Room, Bath
Address
Abbey Churchyard Bath
Location
Bath  locality
Somerset  county
England  country
United Kingdom  country
Europe  continent
Main date(s)
1789-99
Coordinates
51.381203° N, 2.359966° W
Admission
Free to enter; menu prices are steep.
Phone
01225 444477

Interior

The interior of the Pump Room is an elegant hall decorated with Corinthian fluted columns. A deep cove separates the entablature from the flat ceiling. A niche on the west side contains the Pump Room fountain, which still dispenses hot mineral water from the springs. Though not very tasty, for centuries this water has been regarded as having healing properties.

Holly Hayes
October 27, 2011

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