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Benwell Waterworks Chimney

A Grade II Listed Building in Benwell and Scotswood, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9722 / 54°58'19"N

Longitude: -1.6778 / 1°40'40"W

OS Eastings: 420721

OS Northings: 564222

OS Grid: NZ207642

Mapcode National: GBR JBQY.KD

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.6992

Entry Name: Benwell Waterworks Chimney

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186128

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304376

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Benwell and Scotswood

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Benwell and Scotwood Team

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NZ 26 SW
Benwell Waterworks chimney.
Pumping engine chimney. 1904 for Newcastle and Gateshead Water Co., consulting
engineer Charles Hawksley, resident engineer A.L. Forster. Flemish bond brick
with ashlar dressings. Octagonal; classical treatment. Tall panelled base with
rounded moulding to plinth; top band and cornice. Source: R.W. Rennison
Water to Tyneside Newcastle 1979 pp 200-01.
Included for landmark value.

Listing NGR: NZ2072164222

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