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Waterwheel Pit at Holmslinn Shaft, on South Bank of River East Allen, Allendale

Description: Waterwheel Pit at Holmslinn Shaft, on South Bank of River East Allen

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240219

OS Grid Reference: NY8421452358
OS Grid Coordinates: 384214, 552358
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8658, -2.2475

Location: B6295, Allendale, Northumberland NE47 9ST

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9ST

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Listing Text


15/99 Waterwheel Pit at
Holmslinn Shaft, on south
bank of River East Allen

Waterwheel Pit associated with mid-C19 lead mine. Squared stone with ashlar
dressings and internal facing. Rectangular structure partly built into the
hillside. At lower end semicircular arch with narrow chamfer and slightly-
raised chamfered keystone.

Listing NGR: NY8421452358

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Source: English Heritage

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