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Remains of Engine House Approximately 50 Metres North East of Gritt Farmhouse, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Remains of Engine House Approximately 50 Metres North East of Gritt Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257416

OS Grid Reference: SO3272598031
OS Grid Coordinates: 332725, 298031
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5759, -2.9942

Location: Worthen, Shropshire SY5 0JQ

Locality: Worthen with Shelve
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY5 0JQ

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Listing Text

SO 39 NW

9/20 Remains of engine house
- approx. 50m north-
east of Gritt Farmhouse

- II

Remains of engine house. Late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble,
now roofless. Rectangular plan. 3 levels of scattered flat-headed openings
with wooden lintels to west side and 2 openings with segmental red brick
heads, one directly above the other, to surviving north gable end.
Associated with former local lead mining and baryte extraction industry.
An open shaft lies immediately to south. Gritt Farmhouse is not included
in this list.

Listing NGR: SO3272598031

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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