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Crusher House at Ngr Sj 3750 0215

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1176636

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257487

Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

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

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Listing Text

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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