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Description: Former Engine House at St 1752 4009
Date Listed: 30 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 265282
OS Grid Reference: ST1754340063
OS Grid Coordinates: 317543, 140063
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1539, -3.1804
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ST 14 SE HOLFORD SANDY LANE
Former engine house at
ST 1752 4009
Engine House. 1820. Rubblestone brought to course; roof removed. 2 stages,
the upper stage recessed. Timber lintels to openings. Gable has a wide
central entrance with round brick arch; above it a blocked opening to each
stage. A window opening to one side wall and a window and two altered doorways
to the other. The Engine House was erected in connection with a copper
mine at Doddington, Holford. The steam-raising plant is thought to have
been located in a less permanent lean-to structure adjoining the Engine
House. In state of dereliction at time of listing.
Men and Mining on the Quantocks, John R Hamilton, 1970
Listing NGR: ST1754340063
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Source: English Heritage
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