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Description: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to Rear of Plot Between Numbers 46 and 50,approximately 20 Metres North Eas
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188948
OS Grid Reference: SK5508306352
OS Grid Coordinates: 455083, 306352
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6521, -1.1872
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GLENFIELDS FAIRFIELD CRESCENT
SK 50 NE
2/27 Tunnel ventilation shaft to
rear of plot between Nos 46
and 50, approx 20 metres
north east of No 46
Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Red and burnt blue header brick with
stone coping, partly concealed by creepers. Tapering circular shaft about 2-3
metres high. Nos 46 and 50 are not included.
Listing NGR: SK5508306352
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Source: English Heritage
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