Description: Water Tower South of Central Station
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304558
OS Grid Reference: NZ2458463718
OS Grid Coordinates: 424584, 563718
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9675, -1.6175
NZ 2463 NE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE FORTH STREET
23/246 Water tower south of
Water tower. Dated on plaque on tank NER/1891; for North Eastern Railway.
Rockfaced sandstone with ashlar dressings; iron tank. 3 storeys, 5 bays and
tank on top. Flat stone lintels and slightly projecting stone sills to
mullioned-and-transomed windows on ground and first floors; similar sills to
round-headed second-floor windows under stone arches. Moulded cornice, Chimney
stacks on returns and high corniced chimneys, square yellow pots to that at
right. Tank about 2m high and of same dimensions as building.
Listing NGR: NZ2458463718
Source: English Heritage
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