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Wool Wall North of Lower Hill Top, Saddleworth

Description: Wool Wall North of Lower Hill Top

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212126

OS Grid Reference: SD9786007798
OS Grid Coordinates: 397860, 407798
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5668, -2.0338

Location: B6197, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 5RL

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 5RL

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Listing Text

SD 90 NE
SD 978880780 (north side)
3/113 Wool wall
north of Lower
- Hill Top
- II
Wool wall. Early C19. Dry-laid squared rubble. Approx.
25m wall with vertical north face and angled south face. The
south face is stepped by the manner in which the stones are
laid. On edge coping stones. Used for the drying of yarn,
wool or cloth.

Listing NGR: SD9786007798

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Source: English Heritage

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