British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Astley Green Museum Winding Tower, Astley

Description: Astley Green Museum Winding Tower

Grade: II
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

Location: Higher Green Lane, Pemberton, Wigan M29 7HZ

Locality: Astley
County: Wigan
Country: England
Postcode: M29 7HZ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

SJ 79 NW
(east side)
Astley Green
Museum winding
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

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.