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Latitude: 53.7937 / 53°47'37"N
Longitude: -2.2406 / 2°14'26"W
OS Eastings: 384244
OS Northings: 433069
OS Grid: SD842330
Mapcode National: GBR DSSK.PT
Mapcode Global: WHB7X.KX71
Entry Name: Shorey Well in Garden of Burnley College Adult Education Centre
Listing Date: 29 September 1977
Last Amended: 19 November 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1022619
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466989
Location: Burnley, Lancashire, BB11
Electoral Ward/Division: Daneshouse with Stoneyholme
Built-Up Area: Burnley
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire
Church of England Parish: Burnley St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Blackburn
SD8433SW BANK PARADE
906-1/10/12 (East side)
29/09/77 Shorey Well in garden of Burnley
College Adult Education Centre
(Formerly Listed as:
Shorey Well in the grounds of Old
Superstructure of former public well; now ex situ. The well to
which it belonged was on the east side of the River Brun,
opposite Dawson Square; the structure there was renewed in
1736, and this portion was removed to this site probably
c1881. Sandstone rubble, with a roughly-hewn monolithic
rectangular basin (the front now damaged) set in a short low
rubble bank (approx 2m long and 0.5m high); with a simple
recess and plain lintel.
HISTORY: commemorates what was formerly the only source of
pure water in St Peter's hamlet.
Forms group with Cross of St Paulinus (qv) and with base of
former market cross (qv).
Listing NGR: SD8424533069
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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