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Description: Astley Green Museum Winding Tower
Date Listed: 27 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 213519
OS Grid Reference: SJ7046199973
OS Grid Coordinates: 370461, 399973
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4956, -2.4467
TYLDESLEY HIGHER GREEN LANE
SJ 79 NW
Pit-head winding tower. 1912. Wrought iron. Wrought-iron
lattice girders with rivetted plates at all the joints form
the structure of the tower which has inclined girders on the
winding house side. 3 wheels, 2 large and 1 small are
mounted at the top. Minor alterations were made during its
working life to comply with statutory safety requirements.
Listing NGR: SJ7046099926
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Source: English Heritage
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