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Winding Engine House at Ngr Sj 3742 0215

A Grade II Listed Building in Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire

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Latitude: 52.6135 / 52°36'48"N

Longitude: -2.9256 / 2°55'32"W

OS Eastings: 337424

OS Northings: 302145

OS Grid: SJ374021

Mapcode National: GBR B9.8GDB

Mapcode Global: WH8C4.1K4T

Entry Name: Winding Engine House at Ngr Sj 3742 0215

Listing Date: 14 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1367007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 257485

Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve

Built-Up Area: Snailbeach

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Hope

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

SJ 3742 0215

6/154 Winding engine house
- at N.G.R. SJ 3742


Winding engine house. Late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble
with engineering and red brick dressings; now roofless. Rectangular
plan. 2 levels; flat-headed window openings with stone and wooden
lintels on long sides. External staircase with cast-iron handrail leading
to blocked doorway survives to north-east gable end. Probably constructed
during 1870s as part of extensive improvements to the mine. F. Brook
and M. Allbutt, The Shropshire Lead Mines (1973) p.67.

Listing NGR: SJ3742402145

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