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Hand Forge About 5 Metres North-East of North Mill Building. Churchill Spade and Shovell Works, Churchill and Blakedown

Description: Hand Forge About 5 Metres North-East of North Mill Building. Churchill Spade and Shovell Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 157067

OS Grid Reference: SO8829079574
OS Grid Coordinates: 388290, 279574
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4140, -2.1736

Location: Churchill Lane, Kidderminster, Worcestershire DY10 3LX

Locality: Churchill and Blakedown
Local Authority: Wyre Forest District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DY10 3LX

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Listing Text

CHURCHILL & BLAKEDOWN Churchill Lane (south side)
SO 87 NE
7/162 Hand forge about 5 metres
north-east of North Mill
building. Churchill spade
and shovel works.

Hand forge building. Early Cl9 with some early C20 alterations. Brick with
corrugated asbestos roof, hipped to east end. West front gabled with a 3-light
casement over the entrance. Interior contains 2 hearths for hand forging.
Forms a part of a spade and shovel mill, an important industrial survival.
Forms a part of a scheduled ancient monument.

Listing NGR: SO8829079574

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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