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Latitude: 52.6136 / 52°36'48"N
Longitude: -2.9247 / 2°55'28"W
OS Eastings: 337484
OS Northings: 302159
OS Grid: SJ374021
Mapcode National: GBR B9.8GLW
Mapcode Global: WH8C4.1KKQ
Entry Name: Crusher House at Ngr Sj 3750 0215
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1176636
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257487
Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve
Built-Up Area: Snailbeach
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Hope
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
WORTHEN CP SNAILBEACH LEAD
SJ 30 SE MINE
SJ 3750 0215
6/157 Crusher House at
- NGR SJ 3750 0215
Crusher house. C1873. Regularly coursed limestone rubble with red brick
dressings to windows, now roofless. Rectangular plan. 2 storeys with circular
opening on north side. Associated chimney has stone base and yellow and red
brick above. The crushing engine (formerly housed in the building) was
reconstructed in 1873 and in 1876, to save manual labour, was linked to the 8
jigging machines (no longer extant) used in ore dressing. Included for group
value. F Book and M Allbutt, The Shropshire Lead Mines (1973) p.67.
Listing NGR: SJ3748402158
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