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Latitude: 54.1272 / 54°7'37"N
Longitude: -3.1756 / 3°10'32"W
OS Eastings: 323273
OS Northings: 470783
OS Grid: SD232707
Mapcode National: GBR 6N8Q.99
Mapcode Global: WH72J.6J2D
Entry Name: Engine House at Ngr Sd 2325 7080 to North East of Glenfield House
Listing Date: 6 May 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197901
English Heritage Legacy ID: 388359
Location: Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA13
Electoral Ward/Division: Roosecote
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
BARROW IN FURNESS
708-1/4/244 (East side (off))
06/05/76 Engine House at NGR SD 2325 7080 to
north-east of Glenfield House
Engine house for iron-ore mine. c1875. Rock-faced red
sandstone with limestone plinth and dressings. 3-stage square
tower now semi-ruined. Plinth, large quoins. South-east side:
impost band to narrow round-arched opening with limestone
voussoirs. Opposite side has larger round arch in sandstone
beneath broad opening with collapsed limestone lintels.
South-west side: 2 doorways beneath rectangular opening; all
have limestone lintels. 3rd stage incomplete. Served Stank
No.2 pit developed 1873-76, abandoned January 1901 due to
severe flooding problems (Trescatheric).
(Trescatheric B: Roose: A Cornish Village in Furness: Barrow
in Furness: 1983-: 5, 32).
Listing NGR: SD2327370782
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