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South Portal of Harecastle Railway Tunnel (North), Kidsgrove

Description: South Portal of Harecastle Railway Tunnel (North)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 273332

OS Grid Reference: SJ8400853643
OS Grid Coordinates: 384008, 353643
Latitude/Longitude: 53.0798, -2.2402

Location: Boathorse Road, Kidsgrove, Staffordshire ST7 1AL

Locality: Kidsgrove
Local Authority: Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: ST7 1AL

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Listing Text

SJ 85 SW (west side)

5/48 South portal of
- Harecastle Railway
Tunnel (north)


Railway tunnel portal. 1848 for the North Staffordshire Railway, with
later alterations. Engineering brick (English bond). Semi-elliptical
arch with rusticated surround of hammer dressed ashlar, framed by wide
pilaster buttresses and a low brick parapet. B.o.E. p. 163; Rex Christian-
sen, A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain, Vol 7 The West
Midlands (1973) p. 192.

Listing NGR: SJ8400853643

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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