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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres to Rear of Number 49

A Grade II Listed Building in Glenfields, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6532 / 52°39'11"N

Longitude: -1.1941 / 1°11'38"W

OS Eastings: 454614

OS Northings: 306462

OS Grid: SK546064

Mapcode National: GBR F1B.GS

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.MKLW

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres to Rear of Number 49

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188946

Location: Glenfields, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE3

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Glenfields

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Glenfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

GLENFIELDS FAIRE ROAD
SK 50 NW
1/25 Tunnel ventilation shaft
approx 20 metres to rear of
No 49

II

Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Burnt blue header brick with stone coping.
Tapering circular shaft about 1 1/2-2 metres high. No 49 is not included.


Listing NGR: SK5461406462

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