Venn-Severin Well Pump for irrigation
N 32° 52.786 W 111° 45.277
12S E 429410 N 3638210
Quick Description: Here in the desert, water is everything.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 6/12/2010 11:02:46 PM
Waymark Code: WM91AF
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member The Blue Quasar
Views: 23

Long Description:
Without irrigation, farming would not be possible in Arizona. To bring water up from the depths of the wells, pumps were needed. Early pumps relied on internal combustion engines as electricity was not available.

This engine is a 2 cylinder 140 horsepower Venn-Severin engine. It was used on a local farm from late 1930s into the 1950s.
Use or Purpose of Equipment: well pump engine

Approximate age: 80 yrs old

Manufacturer and model: Venn-Severin

Still in Use?: No


Fee for Access: no

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