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Latitude: 50.724 / 50°43'26"N
Longitude: -1.1564 / 1°9'22"W
OS Eastings: 459643
OS Northings: 91934
OS Grid: SZ596919
Mapcode National: GBR 9CN.GH1
Mapcode Global: FRA 87G5.99R
Entry Name: Engine Shed, St John's Road Station
Listing Date: 20 May 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1239553
English Heritage Legacy ID: 417477
Location: Ryde, Isle of Wight, PO33
County: Isle of Wight
Civil Parish: Ryde
Built-Up Area: Ryde
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight
Church of England Parish: Oakfield St John
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
ST JOHN'S HILL
Engine Shed, St John's
Purpose built railway engine shed. c1860 (shown on O.S, map of 1866). Built
of brick in English bond. Slate roof. Dimensions approx. 72ft long and 33ft
wide. It could serve 2 engines for both running and maintenance purposes.
Exterior has gable ends with circular window to one end and blocked oculus
to other and 2 round-headed arches with keystones, impost blocks and double
boarded doors. Interior has wooden roof with queen posts and queen struts
with regular glazed panels. Built for the Isle of Wight Railway.
Listing NGR: SZ5964391934
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