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Latitude: 53.0812 / 53°4'52"N
Longitude: -2.2408 / 2°14'26"W
OS Eastings: 383969
OS Northings: 353802
OS Grid: SJ839538
Mapcode National: GBR 138.Y09
Mapcode Global: WHBCD.KT68
Entry Name: North Portal of Harecastle Railway Tunnel (North)
Listing Date: 22 April 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1038590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 273330
Location: Kidsgrove, Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, ST7
Civil Parish: Kidsgrove
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: KidsgroveSt Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
KIDSGROVE C.P. BOATHOUSE LANE (east
SJ 85 SW side)
5/46 North portal of
- Harecastle Railway
Railway tunnel portal. 1848 for the North Staffordshire Railway with
later alterations. Engineering brick (English bond). Semi-elliptical
arch with rusticated surround of hammer dressed ashlar, framed by wide
pilaster buttresses and an ashlar blocking course. B.o.E. p. 163; Rex
Christiansen, A Regional History of the Railways of Great Britain, Vol.
7 The West Midlands (1973) p.192.
Listing NGR: SJ8396953801
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