Historic Services / Water & sewage
iron & wrought iron
580 mm (Width); 3730 mm (Diameter)
Place of origin
Dinefwr, Carmarthenshire (Accredited Museum)
A historic system comprising of an overshot iron water wheel by Thomas Bright of Carmarthen c.1860. 3.73m diameter, 58cm wide with S shaped wrought iron brackets. Drove pumps via belting and lineshafts. A drainage plan of 1912 by WT Kent hangs in the Pantry. It also shows a carbide gas plant and engine house that have now been removed.
Makers and roles
Thomas Bright, manufacturer