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Magazine at Ngr Sj 3769 0217, Worthen with Shelve

Description: Magazine at Ngr Sj 3769 0217

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 November 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 257491

OS Grid Reference: SJ3771002160
OS Grid Coordinates: 337710, 302160
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6136, -2.9214

Location: Worthen, Shropshire SY5 0NS

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

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Listing Text

SJ 3769 0217

6/161 Magazine at N.G.R.
- SJ 3769 0217

- II

Magazine. Mid-C19. Uncoursed limestone rubble, now roofless. Square
plan with double walls. Single storey; one blocked window on east and
west sides. The building was used to store explosives and the double-
walled construction was intended to contain any explosions caused by
their accidental ignition.

Listing NGR: SJ3771002160

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Source: English Heritage

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