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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to North West of Number 12

A Grade II Listed Building in Beaumont Leys, City of Leicester

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Latitude: 52.6515 / 52°39'5"N

Longitude: -1.1814 / 1°10'53"W

OS Eastings: 455474

OS Northings: 306285

OS Grid: SK554062

Mapcode National: GBR F4C.7D

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.TML5

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to North West of Number 12

Listing Date: 13 November 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1267863

English Heritage Legacy ID: 462512

Location: Leicester, LE3

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Beaumont Leys

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester St Aidan

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

Glenfield (east side)

14/10070 Tunnel ventilation shaft to north-west of number 12


Ventilation shaft tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester Railway line. 1830-32, repaired late C20. Designed by Robert Stephenson. Burnt blue engineering brick with common brick repair and ashlar coping. Slightly tapering circular shaft about 2 metres high. No 12 is not included on the list.

Listing NGR: SK5547406285

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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