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Latitude: 53.6222 / 53°37'20"N
Longitude: -1.7722 / 1°46'19"W
OS Eastings: 415163
OS Northings: 413990
OS Grid: SE151139
Mapcode National: GBR JV2K.38
Mapcode Global: WHCB7.R68Y
Entry Name: Victoria Tower
Listing Date: 29 September 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1210385
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339662
Location: Kirklees, HD4
Electoral Ward/Division: Newsome
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Almondbury with Farnley Tyas Team Parish
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 1513 48/13
1897-9. Architect: Isaac Jones, of Herne Hill, London. Contractors: Messrs
Ben Graham of Crosland Moor. Hammer-dressed stone. Slightly battered tower,
square in plan. Machicolations. Crenellated parapet. Slightly higher start
tower corbelled out on north-east corner. Various single-light windows. Built
to commemorate Queen Victoria's Jubilee, instead of a Free Public Library,
the alternative suggestion.
Listing NGR: SE1516313990
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.