Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
Hundred Foot Engine, Pymore, 1948 (MoC267/68)

Pymoor, Hundred Foot Engine

History of Hundred Foot drainage engine

Pymore, Hundred Foot drainage engine OS1886

For more information on drainage in this area:


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge