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Description: Tunnel Mouth, Stream Bed and Pipe at Cropston Reservoir Water Works
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189165
OS Grid Reference: SK5511911124
OS Grid Coordinates: 455119, 311124
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6950, -1.1859
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THURCASTON BRADGATE ROAD
SK 51 SE
(South Side) CROPSTON
Tunnel mouth, stream
bed and pipe at Cropston
Reservoir Water Works
Tunnel mouth, stream bed and draw-off pipe of 1870. By J.B. Everard of
Leicester. Slate and granite squared stone with stone dressings. They lie
South of 1870 filter beds. Arched tunnel mouth in dam embankment with wall
and parapet above. Crow-stepped coped side embankments at right angles.
Pipe emerges and rests on stone blocks in bed of stone lined stream leading
away from tunnel. Complex stands in parklike setting with choice trees and
Listing NGR: SK5511911124
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Source: English Heritage
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