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Latitude: 54.9729 / 54°58'22"N
Longitude: -2.0943 / 2°5'39"W
OS Eastings: 394063
OS Northings: 564261
OS Grid: NY940642
Mapcode National: GBR FBTY.D4
Mapcode Global: WHB2C.S8XJ
Entry Name: Water Tower to South East of Hexham Railway Station
Listing Date: 22 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042521
English Heritage Legacy ID: 239244
Location: Hexham, Northumberland, NE46
Civil Parish: Hexham
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Hexham
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
5344 Water tower to south-
NY 9464 10/403 east of Hexham Railway
Water tower, 1850s by Peter Tate. Coursed, tooled sandstone base, galvanised iron
tank, replacing the original cast iron tank. Classical style. Stone base
1 1/2 storeys, 2 x 3 bays. South front has 2 keyed moulded arches, with moulded
inposts between square angle piers with higher capitals. Moulded cornice. The
half-storey, of large main sandstone blocks, was a later heightening. 3-bay side
elevations, and 2-bay rear, are plainer with tooled and margined pilasters with
moulded capitals. All elevations have openings now filled with herringbone-tooled
sandstone. Panelled tank above.
Listing NGR: NY9406164264
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