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Latitude: 54.6263 / 54°37'34"N
Longitude: -1.6385 / 1°38'18"W
OS Eastings: 423438
OS Northings: 525740
OS Grid: NZ234257
Mapcode National: GBR KG0Y.2D
Mapcode Global: WHC58.SZY9
Entry Name: Coal Drops, 110 Metres East of Soho Engine Shed
Listing Date: 24 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1160320
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112199
Location: Shildon, County Durham, DL4
County: County Durham
Civil Parish: Shildon
Built-Up Area: Shildon
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham
Church of England Parish: Shildon
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ 22 NW SHILDON SOHO
4/83 Coal drops, 110 metres
east of Soho Engine Shed
Range of coal drops. Circa 1856. Dressed sandstone with grey brick relieving
arches. Approximately 50-metre long inclined section to left of elevated,
60-metre long section with coal drops. Inclined section has relieving arches
with open spaces beneath, some infilled by later buttressing. Elevated section
has similar relieving arches and 4 coal drops.
These coal drops were used for fuelling railway locomotives.
(Shildon S.&.D.R. Jubilee Committee, Shildon Urban Rail Trails, 1975)
Listing NGR: NZ2343825740
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