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Latitude: 54.8667 / 54°52'0"N
Longitude: -1.4777 / 1°28'39"W
OS Eastings: 433621
OS Northings: 552558
OS Grid: NZ336525
Mapcode National: GBR LD35.W7
Mapcode Global: WHD5B.8YL0
Entry Name: National Coal Board Workshops Coal Face Machinery and Electrical Overhaul Shops
Listing Date: 15 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025419
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303218
Location: Sunderland, DH4
Electoral Ward/Division: Shiney Row
Built-Up Area: Washington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Herrington, Penshaw and Shiney Row
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING PHILADELPHIA LANE (east side)
4/62 (Inset) Philadelphia.
N.C.B. Workshops : coal-face
machinery and electrical
Workshops. Circa 1882, for Lambton Colliery Company. Painted brick; Welsh
slate roof. 2 storeys, 8 bays. Gauged round brick arches and stone cills to
fixed windows with glazing bars and pivoted panels. Original vehicle door in
4th bay and sliding door in sixth. Openings set in brick panels. Dog-tooth
eaves ornament; hipped roof. 6 bay stores extension in similar style. lO-bay
blacksmith's shop extension of brick and timber with asbestos roof. Pit-cage
access door under gable in 2nd bay.
Listing NGR: NZ3362152558
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