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Latitude: 54.867 / 54°52'1"N
Longitude: -1.4772 / 1°28'37"W
OS Eastings: 433652
OS Northings: 552595
OS Grid: NZ336525
Mapcode National: GBR LD35.Z3
Mapcode Global: WHD5B.8XTR
Entry Name: National Coal Board Workshops Underground Battery Locomotive Shop
Listing Date: 15 July 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025418
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303214
Location: Sunderland, DH4
Electoral Ward/Division: Shiney Row
Built-Up Area: Washington
Traditional County: Durham
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Herrington, Penshaw and Shiney Row
Church of England Diocese: Durham
NZ35SW HOUGHTON-LE-SPRING PHILADELPHIA LANE (east side)
4/58 (Inset) Philadelphia.
N.C.B. Workshops : Underground
battery locomotive shop.
Workshop. Circa 1882 for Lambton Colliery Company. Brick; roof of corrugated
asbestos. One high storey, 7 bays. South elevation; 7 full-height buttresses
(none at right corner); central round-headed entrance bricked up; tall round-
headed windows (heads bricked up and modern casements inserted), under smaller
round-headed windows with metal glazing bars; all arches triple rows of gauged
brick. Hipped roof. Included partly for group value.
Listing NGR: NZ3365252595
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