Description: South Portal of Harecastle Railway Tunnel (North)
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
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KIDSGROVE C.P. BOATHOUSE LANE
SJ 85 SW (west side)
5/48 South portal of
- Harecastle Railway
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
Source: English Heritage
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