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Entrance to Wasthill Tunnel Worcester and Birmingham Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Birmingham, Birmingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3999 / 52°23'59"N

Longitude: -1.9309 / 1°55'51"W

OS Eastings: 404796

OS Northings: 277989

OS Grid: SP047779

Mapcode National: GBR 3GN.JMD

Mapcode Global: VH9Z8.HY13

Entry Name: Entrance to Wasthill Tunnel Worcester and Birmingham Canal

Listing Date: 8 July 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 217602

Location: Birmingham, B38

County: Birmingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Kings Norton

Built-Up Area: Birmingham

Traditional County: Worcestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Kings Norton

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SHANNON ROAD
1+
5104 Kings Norton B38
Entrance to Wasthill Tunnel
Worcester and Birmingham
Canal
SP 07 NW 16/3
II
2.
1796-7. Elliptical brick wall with the voussoired arch with big keystone in
it. Above the arch a stone band with, above that, a large now illegible
tablet stone. The tunnel itself 2,726 yds long.

Listing NGR: SP0479677988

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