Description: National Coal Board Workshops Welding Bay and Fabrication Block
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303217
OS Grid Reference: NZ3365952495
OS Grid Coordinates: 433659, 552495
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8661, -1.4771
NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING PHILADELPHIA LANE (east side)
4/61 (Inset) Philadelphia.
N.C.B. Workshops : welding bay
and fabrication block.
Workshops. Dated 1919 for Lambton Colliery Company with alterations. Brick
with stone dressings; Welsh slate roof. L-shaped. One high storey, 2 windows
in north elevation, 4 in right return, 4 in west wing. North elevation has
large round-headed brick arch between 2 square modern casements. Right
return has later square casements under round gauged brick arches with key-
stones. Similar windows to wing, all with stone projecting cills. Dentilled
brick eaves. Large square chimney on wing. Included for group considerations.
Listing NGR: NZ3365952495
Source: English Heritage
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