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Latitude: 52.5759 / 52°34'33"N
Longitude: -2.9942 / 2°59'38"W
OS Eastings: 332725
OS Northings: 298031
OS Grid: SO327980
Mapcode National: GBR B6.BX2R
Mapcode Global: WH8C8.ZJC2
Entry Name: Remains of Engine House Approximately 50 Metres North East of Gritt Farmhouse
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055025
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257416
Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Shelve
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SHELVE C.P. OLDGRIT
SO 39 NW
9/20 Remains of engine house
- approx. 50m north-
east of Gritt Farmhouse
Remains of engine house. Late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble,
now roofless. Rectangular plan. 3 levels of scattered flat-headed openings
with wooden lintels to west side and 2 openings with segmental red brick
heads, one directly above the other, to surviving north gable end.
Associated with former local lead mining and baryte extraction industry.
An open shaft lies immediately to south. Gritt Farmhouse is not included
in this list.
Listing NGR: SO3272598031
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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