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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres to Rear of Number 49, Glenfields

Description: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres to Rear of Number 49

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188946

OS Grid Reference: SK5461406462
OS Grid Coordinates: 454614, 306462
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6531, -1.1941

Location: Faire Road, Glenfields, Leicestershire LE3 8EF

Locality: Glenfields
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE3 8EF

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
1/25 Tunnel ventilation shaft
approx 20 metres to rear of
No 49


Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Burnt blue header brick with stone coping.
Tapering circular shaft about 1 1/2-2 metres high. No 49 is not included.

Listing NGR: SK5461406462

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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