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Dramway Tunnel Under Carsons Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Siston, South Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4731 / 51°28'23"N

Longitude: -2.4797 / 2°28'46"W

OS Eastings: 366779

OS Northings: 175010

OS Grid: ST667750

Mapcode National: GBR JW.LGYV

Mapcode Global: VH88P.Y7YL

Entry Name: Dramway Tunnel Under Carsons Road

Listing Date: 19 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1116362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 350666

Location: Siston, South Gloucestershire, BS16

County: South Gloucestershire

Civil Parish: Siston

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Syston

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST 67 NE SISTON CARSONS ROAD
980-0/2/10004 Dramway Tunnel under
Carsons Road
II
Tunnel under roadway for the former Avon and Gloucestershire Tramway
(known locally as The Dramway), opened 1831. Pennant rubble battered
abutment walls, curved on plan, with lias string and quoins to batter
and elliptical arch with plain keystone.
One of a number of structures associated with a horsedrawn dramway
taking in all the local coal pits.
(R Barber, The Dramway, 1986, published by Avon Industrial Buildings
Trust)


Listing NGR: ST6677975010

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