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Astley Green Museum Winding Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Astley Mosley Common, Wigan

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Latitude: 53.4952 / 53°29'42"N

Longitude: -2.4467 / 2°26'48"W

OS Eastings: 370460

OS Northings: 399926

OS Grid: SJ704999

Mapcode National: GBR CXC0.2S

Mapcode Global: WH987.DD4V

Plus Code: 9C5VFHW3+38

Entry Name: Astley Green Museum Winding Tower

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068445

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213519

Location: Astley Mosley Common, Wigan, M29

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Astley Mosley Common

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Walkden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Astley St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

Tagged with: Headframe

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SJ 79 NW

(east side)
Astley Green
Museum winding tower


Pit-head winding tower. 1912. Wrought iron. Wrought-iron
lattice girders with rivetted plates at all the joints form
the structure of the tower which has inclined girders on the
winding house side. 3 wheels, 2 large and 1 small are
mounted at the top. Minor alterations were made during its
working life to comply with statutory safety requirements.

Listing NGR: SJ7046099926

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