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Benwell Waterworks Chimney, Newcastle upon Tyne

Description: Benwell Waterworks Chimney

Grade: II
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

Location: Axwell Park View, Newcastle Upon Tyne NE15 6DP

Locality: Newcastle upon Tyne
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Country: England
Postcode: NE15 6DP

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Listing Text

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

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Source: English Heritage

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