Description: Benwell Waterworks Chimney
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304376
OS Grid Reference: NZ2072164222
OS Grid Coordinates: 420721, 564222
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9722, -1.6778
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE AXWELL PARK VIEW (north side)
NZ 26 SW
Benwell Waterworks chimney.
Pumping engine chimney. 1904 for Newcastle and Gateshead Water Co., consulting
engineer Charles Hawksley, resident engineer A.L. Forster. Flemish bond brick
with ashlar dressings. Octagonal; classical treatment. Tall panelled base with
rounded moulding to plinth; top band and cornice. Source: R.W. Rennison
Water to Tyneside Newcastle 1979 pp 200-01.
Included for landmark value.
Listing NGR: NZ2072164222
Source: English Heritage
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