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Latitude: 53.574 / 53°34'26"N
Longitude: -2.5903 / 2°35'25"W
OS Eastings: 361006
OS Northings: 408766
OS Grid: SD610087
Mapcode National: GBR BWC3.0J
Mapcode Global: WH97S.5FSF
Entry Name: Wall Hey Pit Furnace Ventilation Chimney
Listing Date: 16 May 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068425
English Heritage Legacy ID: 213571
Location: Wigan, WN2
Electoral Ward/Division: Aspull New Springs Whelley
Built-Up Area: Aspull
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Haigh and Aspull St David
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
ASPULL HAIGH ROAD
SD 60 NW
6/15 Wall Hey Pit
16.5.78 Chimney (formerly
listed in the Civil Parish
Ventilation chimney to Wall Hey Pit Furnace. 1840. Stretcher
bond brick square, with clasping pilasters at each corner
forming a recessed face to each side with expressed plinth,
apex drip mould and staggered cornice. Capping missing, all
openings closed. Pitshaft 645 feet deep. This type of
chimney was once common in the C19 and has since become rare
following the technical development of mechanical fans.Mines
and Miners of South Lancashire, J. Lane (No. 4).
Listing NGR: SD6100608766
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