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Description: Wall Hey Pit Furnace Ventilation Chimney
Date Listed: 16 May 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 213571
OS Grid Reference: SD6100608766
OS Grid Coordinates: 361006, 408766
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5740, -2.5903
ASPULL HAIGH ROAD
SD 60 NW
6/15 Wall Hey Pit
16.5.78 Chimney (formerly
listed in the Civil Parish
Ventilation chimney to Wall Hey Pit Furnace. 1840. Stretcher
bond brick square, with clasping pilasters at each corner
forming a recessed face to each side with expressed plinth,
apex drip mould and staggered cornice. Capping missing, all
openings closed. Pitshaft 645 feet deep. This type of
chimney was once common in the C19 and has since become rare
following the technical development of mechanical fans.Mines
and Miners of South Lancashire, J. Lane (No. 4).
Listing NGR: SD6100608766
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Source: English Heritage
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