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F Pit Winding House, Washington

Description: F Pit Winding House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 303228

OS Grid Reference: NZ3021157437
OS Grid Coordinates: 430211, 557437
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9107, -1.5303

Location: Albany Way, Washington, Sunderland NE37 1BP

Locality: Washington
County: Sunderland
Country: England
Postcode: NE37 1BP

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Listing Text

2/71 'F'pit winding house.


Colliery winding house. Brick; Welsh slate roof. One tall storey, 4 x 3 bays
and low 3-bay porch on west containing door in return., All windows round-headed
sashes with glazing bars in brick panels with dog-tooth decoration; small blocked
round-headed openings on north formerly for exhaust pipes; lower half of each
bay blind. Interior : balcony of cast iron; machinery by Grange Iron Company,
installed 1888; King-post roof with double tie-beams. Historical note : the
first shaft of 'F' pit was sunk in 1777.

Listing NGR: NZ3021157437

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Source: English Heritage

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