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Castletown and Water Pump

Date made: mid 19th century

Description: “On my return to Castleton I found I had cause for congratulation, thus to have fallen in with the ladies, instead of meeting with the men. I there learnt that the very day before, a party of visitors to the spot, who arrived in a boat, were actually attacked by the inhabitants with sticks and stones, and severely maltreated.” (Sir George Head, A Home Tour through Various Parts of the United Kingdom, 1837, M 02445)

Sketch by John Flower (artist of Leicester) 1793-1861, 'Castletown, Isle of Man, N.D.'


Measurements: 21cm x 27.5cm

Materials: pencil on paper

Object name: drawing

Collection: Art Collection

ID number: 1954-5361/3


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