If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Date Listed: 19 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 214255
OS Grid Reference: SJ3556987456
OS Grid Coordinates: 335569, 387456
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3800, -2.9700
392/7/591 HERCULANEUM DOCK, L3
Casemates and attached flight of steps. Originally designed for the storage of oil products. 1881. 60 barrel-vaulted chambers cut into rock , with concrete facade cast in-situ. Segmental headed entrances with iron doors between rusticated pilaster strips; simple cornice above. At right hand end, a dog-legged flight of steps in coursed sandstone , with rusticated plinth and ashlar bands and copings. The casemates are of special interest as an early example of oil storage facilities.
Listing NGR: SJ3556987456
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.