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Tunnel Mouth, Stream Bed and Pipe at Cropston Reservoir Water Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.695 / 52°41'42"N

Longitude: -1.1859 / 1°11'9"W

OS Eastings: 455119

OS Northings: 311124

OS Grid: SK551111

Mapcode National: GBR 8LT.104

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.RJH9

Entry Name: Tunnel Mouth, Stream Bed and Pipe at Cropston Reservoir Water Works

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074631

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189165

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Built-Up Area: Cropston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

THURCASTON BRADGATE ROAD
SK 51 SE
(South Side) CROPSTON
4/109
Tunnel mouth, stream
bed and pipe at Cropston
Reservoir Water Works

GV II
Tunnel mouth, stream bed and draw-off pipe of 1870. By J.B. Everard of
Leicester. Slate and granite squared stone with stone dressings. They lie
South of 1870 filter beds. Arched tunnel mouth in dam embankment with wall
and parapet above. Crow-stepped coped side embankments at right angles.
Pipe emerges and rests on stone blocks in bed of stone lined stream leading
away from tunnel. Complex stands in parklike setting with choice trees and
shrubs.


Listing NGR: SK5511911124

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