Cornhill Pump
Erected 1799

Plaque  Location

Opposite 32 Cornhill

Further Information

Inscription reads:
On this spot a well was first
made and a house of correction
built thereon by Henry Wallis
Mayor of London in the year 1282
Inscription reads:
The well was discovered much
enlarged and this pump erected
in the year 1799 by the contributions
of the Bank of England, the East
India Company, the neighbouring
fire offices, together with the
bankers & traders of the ward of