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F Pit Winding House

A Grade II Listed Building in Washington, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9107 / 54°54'38"N

Longitude: -1.5303 / 1°31'49"W

OS Eastings: 430211

OS Northings: 557437

OS Grid: NZ302574

Mapcode National: GBR KCRN.HF

Mapcode Global: WHC3Z.GTJQ

Plus Code: 9C6WWF69+7V

Entry Name: F Pit Winding House

Listing Date: 15 July 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303228

ID on this website: 101025422

Location: Albany Park, Albany, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, NE37

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Washington West

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Washington

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Washington

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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2/71 'F'pit winding house.


Colliery winding house. Brick; Welsh slate roof. One tall storey, 4 x 3 bays
and low 3-bay porch on west containing door in return., All windows round-headed
sashes with glazing bars in brick panels with dog-tooth decoration; small blocked
round-headed openings on north formerly for exhaust pipes; lower half of each
bay blind. Interior : balcony of cast iron; machinery by Grange Iron Company,
installed 1888; King-post roof with double tie-beams. Historical note : the
first shaft of 'F' pit was sunk in 1777.

Listing NGR: NZ3021157437

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