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British Rail Engineering Limited Swindon Works No 20 Shop (Old R Shop), Swindon

Description: British Rail Engineering Limited Swindon Works No 20 Shop (Old R Shop)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 318808

OS Grid Reference: SU1431484905
OS Grid Coordinates: 414314, 184905
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5628, -1.7949

Location: Swindon SN2 2TA

Locality: Swindon
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN2 2TA

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Listing Text

SU 1484 NW
BREL: Swindon Works
No 20 Shop (Old R Shop)

Machine shop, now wheel shop. The building is infill among earlier buildings thus
some of its exterior wall is borrowed and in stone, and some in contemporary
Internally, all iron construction with partly glazed roof. 3 rows of cast iron
columns, each of 19 columns and roof construction of wrought iron. One of an
important group of Victorian industrial buildings at the GWR works.

Listing NGR: SU1431484905

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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