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Isis Oil Mill Silo, Hull

Description: Isis Oil Mill Silo

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 January 1994
English Heritage Building ID: 387684

OS Grid Reference: TA1021631031
OS Grid Coordinates: 510216, 431031
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7640, -0.3295

Location: Morley Street, Hull, City of Kingston-upon-Hull HU5 1SG

Locality: Hull
County: Hull
Country: England
Postcode: HU5 1SG

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Listing Text

KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA13SW MORLEY STREET
680-1/5/403 (North side)
Isis Oil Mill silo

II

Oil mill silo. 1912. By Gelder & Kitchen of Hull. For Wray,
Sanderson & Co. Reinforced concrete structure with brick
cladding and concrete and faience dressings. Steel framed roof
with glazed clerestorey and ventilators, behind parapet.
Square tower, 4 stages, 6x6 bays, with shallow buttresses
rising the full height. Corner buttresses topped with
pedimented niches and domes. On one corner, a square brick
pedestal carrying the water tank. The top stage has 6 windows
on 3 sides, and the name of the mill worked in white tile on
the other. The interior is divided into square storage bins
with concrete floors on cast-iron columns. This is the
earliest surviving oil mill silo in Hull, and marks a radical
change in buildings associated with the oilseed industry.


Listing NGR: TA1021631031

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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