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Entrance to Sough Railway Tunnel

A Grade II Listed Building in Darwen, Blackburn with Darwen

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Latitude: 53.683 / 53°40'58"N

Longitude: -2.4447 / 2°26'40"W

OS Eastings: 370728

OS Northings: 420821

OS Grid: SD707208

Mapcode National: GBR CTCV.JG

Mapcode Global: WH978.FP3D

Entry Name: Entrance to Sough Railway Tunnel

Listing Date: 27 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362163

English Heritage Legacy ID: 184673

Location: Blackburn with Darwen, BB3

County: Blackburn with Darwen

Civil Parish: Darwen

Built-Up Area: Darwen

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Darwen St Barnabas

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 72 SW

SD 707 208
Entrance to Sough Railway Tunnel

Entrance to Sough Tunnel on Blackburn, Darwen and Bolton Railway, 1847-8;
Resident Engineer, Terence Flanagan. Rock-faced gritstone. Medieval
style. Horseshoe-shaped arch with rusticated voussoirs, battlemented parapet
which has a machicolated turret corbelled on each side of the tunnel mouth.

Listing NGR: SD7072820821

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