Description: Remains of Lead Smelting Flues Approximately 20 Metres North East of the Smelt House
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257430
OS Grid Reference: SJ3734803021
OS Grid Coordinates: 337348, 303021
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6213, -2.9269
WORTHEN C.P. -
SJ 30 SE
6/97 Remains of Lead
- Smelting Flues approx.
20m north-east of
The Smelt House
The Smelt House is shown on O.S. map as Lower House.
Remains of lead smelting flues. Late C19. Roughly coursed limestone
rubble with red brick dressings. Substantial remains of round-headed
brick flues and retaining wall. Several of the flues are open and
one to front is tunnelled back for some considerable distance below
ground.Surrounding well-preserved earthworks, including rectangular-
shaped pond to north-east, are all associated with former lead smelting
complex (q.v. under Former Lead$melting Works). The Smelt House is
not included in this list.
Listing NGR: SJ3734803021
Source: English Heritage
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