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Water Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Alvechurch, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.3641 / 52°21'50"N

Longitude: -1.9133 / 1°54'47"W

OS Eastings: 405998

OS Northings: 274004

OS Grid: SP059740

Mapcode National: GBR 3H2.P37

Mapcode Global: VH9ZG.SVC2

Entry Name: Water Tower

Listing Date: 16 July 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 156089

Location: Alvechurch, Bromsgrove, Worcestershire, B48

County: Worcestershire

District: Bromsgrove

Civil Parish: Alvechurch

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Wythall

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text


7/36 Water Tower

- II

Windmill, now water tower. Early C19 with early C20 additions. Brick.
Truncated cone with cylinder of brick added to form water tower. Original
openings had segmental heads, but have mostly been blocked. All machinery
removed. (Wilfred A Seaby & Arthur C Smith, Windmills in Shropshire, Hereford
and Worcester; a Contemporary Survey, 1983, pp 6-7, 12).

Listing NGR: SP0561474030

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