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Pumping Stations

Catchment Areas / Pumping StationsArea HectaresStation Capacity (Litres/Sec)Boards Drains (Metres)No. of Pumps / GravityMax. Design Water Level (Metres O.D.N.)
1DONINGTON MALLARD HURN3675664,5521 / grav0.00
2DONINGTON NORTH ING2261305854,5473 / grav0.00
3BICKER FEN851141618,9291 / grav-0.30
4SWINESHEAD48206795101,3953 / grav-0.15
5KIRTON, FRAMPTON & WYBERTON (CHAIN BRIDGE)2510369558,1593 / grav-0.30
6WYBERTON MARSH1981280337,00930.00
7KIRTON MARSH77393416,2021+0.60
8EWERBY1142223715,7553 / grav-0.30
9HECKINGTON1577266126,3702-0.60
10GREAT HALE & LITTLE HALE2364348232,8593 / grav-0.30
11HOLLAND FEN3498484143,0403 / grav-0.60
12BOSTON WEST (COOK'S LOCK)2907390727,7473 / grav-0.30
13DAMFORD GROUNDS89111897,36120.00
14SOUTH KYME1101130220,2192 / grav-0.60
15TRINITY COLLEGE60911339,5222 / grav-0.60
16HELPRINGHAM814133113,0431 / grav0.00
17SWATON85111337,3631 / grav+0.15
18HORBLING88713319,91510.00
19BILLINGBOROUGH77593411,2551 / grav0.00
20SEMPRINGHAM823118914,7081 / grav0.00
21DOWSBY FEN1008169913,5692 / grav0.00
22GOSBERTON2884399250,0133 / grav0.00
23DOWSBY LODE34510196,7401 / grav+0.60
24RIPPINGALE50110195,9681 / grav0.00
25DUNSBY FEN56965110,4031 / grav-0.60
26PINCHBECK NORTH FEN6549064,2561 / grav+0.60
27HACCONBY FEN5108504,3841 / grav-1.00
28MORTON, BOURNE & LEAVES LAKE (BLACK HOLE DROVE)4146577675,0673 / grav-0.60
29DYKE FENsub to 282660sub to 282 / grav-1.20
30TWENTY CORNERsub to 28849sub to 281 / grav-1.20
31QUADRING4005669,0011 / grav0.00
32BICKER EAUsub to 4450sub to 42 / grav+1.40
33DONINGTON WYKESsub to 2421sub to 22 / grav+1.20
34ALLAN HOUSEsub to 12180urban catch2+1.20
35ASGARBY1,339GRAVITY20,461grav 
36SCREDINGTON2,692GRAVITY20,770grav 
37HACONBY & SEMPRINGHAM372GRAVITY3,421grav 
TOTALS47,2220754,670  
 (116,683 Acres)(469 Miles)  

Notes:

  1. All levels are metres Ordnance Datum Newlyn (mODN)
  2. The Board's drainage system is designed to provide approximately 1.00m freeboard to lowest land in 1:10 year flows.
  3. Wyberton Marsh catchment has modelled and shown to cope with 1:100 year flows without flooding to property.