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Remains of Blists Hill Brickworks

A Grade II Listed Building in Madeley, Telford and Wrekin

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6281 / 52°37'41"N

Longitude: -2.4515 / 2°27'5"W

OS Eastings: 369532

OS Northings: 303471

OS Grid: SJ695034

Mapcode National: GBR BX.7K65

Mapcode Global: WH9DH.96VJ

Entry Name: Remains of Blists Hill Brickworks

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361860

Location: Madeley, Telford and Wrekin, TF7

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Madeley

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Madeley

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

BLISTS HILL Remains of Blists Hill
1.
5362 Brickworks

SJ 60 SE 33/2

II


2.
Circa 1870 brickworks on site of earlier brickworks founded in 1851. Built of
brick with plain tile roofs. The buildings include:- hot-floor drying sheds
originally heated by coal fires and waste steam; rectangular down-draught kilns
connected to a chimney by underground flues; clay preparation buildings which
originally contained steam-powered clay working machinery; a canal wharf; an
engineer's and carpenter's workshop and a works office. Also including the clay-
mine headgear and steam winding engine shed on opposite side of the canal.


Listing NGR: SJ6953203471

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