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Two Warehouses, Immediately East of Canal Bridge, Chance's Glassworks, Smethwick

Description: Two Warehouses, Immediately East of Canal Bridge, Chance's Glassworks

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 219346

OS Grid Reference: SP0060589717
OS Grid Coordinates: 400605, 289717
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5054, -1.9925

Location: Palace Dr, West Bromwich, Sandwell B66 1NZ

Locality: Smethwick
County: Sandwell
Country: England
Postcode: B66 1NZ

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Listing Text

SP 08 NW
9/133 Two warehouses, immediately
east of Canal Bridge,
21.7.78 Chance's Glassworks


Warehouses. Circa 1853. Brick with hipped slate roofs. Both adjoin the
Birmingham Level of the Birmingham Canal and rise above the brick retaining
wall of the canal cutting. Both are of similar dimensions and are linked by
a low brick wall. The western warehouse has four tall blocked openings facing
the canal, with segmental heads. The wall of the eastern warehouse is blank.
Interior: bolted queen-post trusses.

Listing NGR: SP0060589717

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

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