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Latitude: 52.815 / 52°48'53"N
Longitude: -1.6324 / 1°37'56"W
OS Eastings: 424870
OS Northings: 324225
OS Grid: SK248242
Mapcode National: GBR 5DP.G3Z
Mapcode Global: WHCG5.WHTT
Entry Name: Former Hydraulic Power House
Listing Date: 30 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1038691
English Heritage Legacy ID: 273059
Location: Horninglow and Eton, East Staffordshire, Staffordshire, DE14
District: East Staffordshire
Civil Parish: Horninglow and Eton
Built-Up Area: Burton upon Trent
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Burton-on-Trent St Chad
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
5369 (South side)
SK 2424 SE SP/754 power house
Hydraulic power house. Late C19. Red brick with slate roof. Single storey with
central accumulator tower having 3 recessed panels, each with a boarded segmental-headed
opening. 3 windows to right; 2 windows (one blocked to left). Ridge ventilator to
right. Lower 3 window range with central stack to left. Right gable end has inserted
C20 door with roller shutter cutting through two windows; 3 windows in left gable end.
This hydraulic power house complete with its engine rooms and characteristic accumulator
tower would have provided power for elevators etc in the nearby LMS grain store (q.v)
and for capstans in the extehsive Wetmore sidings where the brewery companies private
networks for the most part connected with the main line.
Listing NGR: SK2487024224
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