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Latitude: 52.6139 / 52°36'50"N
Longitude: -2.9253 / 2°55'31"W
OS Eastings: 337443
OS Northings: 302195
OS Grid: SJ374021
Mapcode National: GBR B9.8GGC
Mapcode Global: WH8C4.1K8G
Entry Name: Locomotive Shed at Ngr Sj 3744 0219
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055011
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257483
Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve
Built-Up Area: Snailbeach
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Minsterley
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
WORTHEN C.P. SNAILBEACH LEAD
SJ 30 SE MINE
SJ 3744 0219
6/152 Locomotive shed
- at N.G.R. SJ 3744 0219
Locomotive shed. C.1877. Regularly coursed limestone rubble with red
brick dressings and wooden lintels to window openings; double-span gable
front roof, with one plane retaining original diagonal wooden boarding.
Single storey; 2 louvred wooden air vents in roof slope to front and
double wooden doors. Interior: 2 narrow gauge tracks with inspection
pits below and metal air ducts above suspended from roof. The Snailbeach
District Railway opened in 1877 and was used to bring coal to the mine
and to transport lead and barytes away from it. F. Brook and M. Allbutt,
The Shropshire Lead Mines (1973) p.69 and plate 19.
Listing NGR: SJ3744302195
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