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Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to Rear of Plot Between Numbers 46 and 50,approximately 20 Metres North East of Number 46

A Grade II Listed Building in Glenfields, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6521 / 52°39'7"N

Longitude: -1.1872 / 1°11'13"W

OS Eastings: 455083

OS Northings: 306352

OS Grid: SK550063

Mapcode National: GBR F2C.Z5

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.QLWP

Entry Name: Tunnel Ventilation Shaft to Rear of Plot Between Numbers 46 and 50,approximately 20 Metres North East of Number 46

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188948

Location: Glenfields, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE3

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Glenfields

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Glenfield St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 NE
2/27 Tunnel ventilation shaft to
rear of plot between Nos 46
and 50, approx 20 metres
north east of No 46


Ventilation shaft of tunnel for former Swannington to Leicester railway line.
1830-32. Tunnel by Robert Stephenson. Red and burnt blue header brick with
stone coping, partly concealed by creepers. Tapering circular shaft about 2-3
metres high. Nos 46 and 50 are not included.

Listing NGR: SK5508306352

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