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Crane on Burbage Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Burbage, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.3702 / 51°22'12"N

Longitude: -1.6797 / 1°40'47"W

OS Eastings: 422390

OS Northings: 163507

OS Grid: SU223635

Mapcode National: GBR 5Z7.24L

Mapcode Global: VHC1W.TTVH

Entry Name: Crane on Burbage Wharf

Listing Date: 13 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1035907

English Heritage Legacy ID: 312215

Location: Burbage, Wiltshire, SN8

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Burbage

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

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Listing Text

SU 26 SW
2/6 Crane on Burbage Wharf

Revolving crane for Kennet and Avon Canal Co. 1831, restored 1972-
8. Timber. An octagonal main shaft with head bearing carrying
revolving framework comprising a jib arm framed to horizontal
shears, carrying counterbalance stone weights in tail. Manual
winding gear pinions gearing down from l10mm dia to 965mm, with
iron drum and ratchet check. Throw of gib 4.55m (2.66m over

Listing NGR: SU2239063507

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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