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Brunel icon saved from bulldozer

March 10, 2008

Pump HouseAn iconic building designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel has been saved from the threat of demolition.The atmospheric pumping station at Totnes in Devon was built as part of Brunel’s work to expand the railways.

A huge campaign was launched when land owners Dairy Crest said they planned to demolish part of it on safety grounds.

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