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Dam and Machinery House at Fisher Tarn Reservoir

A Grade II Listed Building in New Hutton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3283 / 54°19'41"N

Longitude: -2.6929 / 2°41'34"W

OS Eastings: 355035

OS Northings: 492742

OS Grid: SD550927

Mapcode National: GBR 9LMD.S6

Mapcode Global: WH82X.LGWQ

Entry Name: Dam and Machinery House at Fisher Tarn Reservoir

Listing Date: 4 December 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76690

Location: New Hutton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA8

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: New Hutton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: New Hutton

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

SD 59 SE 550927,

Dam & machinery house at Fisher Tarn Reservoir


Dam and machinery house. Foundation stone on machinery house dated October
1896. Rough-dressed snecked stone blocks. Dam c30 ft high with walkway along
top. Central overflow section battered with three semicircular sluice-gate openings
at top between mock medieval turrets. Machinery house at base of overflow
channel is square in plan with stop-chamfered corners, Diocletian windows, and
pyramidal stone roof.

Listing NGR: SD5503592742

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