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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres South of Number 11

A Grade II Listed Building in Glenfields, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6519 / 52°39'6"N

Longitude: -1.1846 / 1°11'4"W

OS Eastings: 455259

OS Northings: 306330

OS Grid: SK552063

Mapcode National: GBR F3C.K7

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.SL3V

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft Approximately 20 Metres South of Number 11

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188949

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

GLENFIELD GLENFIELD FRITH DRIVE
SK 50 NE
2/28 Tunnel ventilation shaft
approx 20 metres south of
No 11

II

Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Burnt blue and red header brick with
stone coping, completely concealed by creepers. Tapering circular shaft about
2-3 metres high. No 11 is not included.


Listing NGR: SK5525906330

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