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Description: Coal Drops, 110 Metres East of Soho Engine Shed
Date Listed: 24 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 112199
OS Grid Reference: NZ2343825740
OS Grid Coordinates: 423438, 525740
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6263, -1.6385
NZ 22 NW SHILDON SOHO
4/83 Coal drops, 110 metres
east of Soho Engine Shed
Range of coal drops. Circa 1856. Dressed sandstone with grey brick relieving
arches. Approximately 50-metre long inclined section to left of elevated,
60-metre long section with coal drops. Inclined section has relieving arches
with open spaces beneath, some infilled by later buttressing. Elevated section
has similar relieving arches and 4 coal drops.
These coal drops were used for fuelling railway locomotives.
(Shildon S.&.D.R. Jubilee Committee, Shildon Urban Rail Trails, 1975)
Listing NGR: NZ2343825740
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Source: English Heritage
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