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Gas Holder

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.5943 / 52°35'39"N

Longitude: 1.7303 / 1°43'49"E

OS Eastings: 652739

OS Northings: 306149

OS Grid: TG527061

Mapcode National: GBR YR8.69L

Mapcode Global: WHNW5.K15Y

Entry Name: Gas Holder

Listing Date: 26 February 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1096789

English Heritage Legacy ID: 468426

Location: Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, NR30

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: Nelson

Built-Up Area: Great Yarmouth

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

Church of England Parish: Great Yarmouth

Church of England Diocese: Norwich

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Listing Text


839-1/6/3 (South side)
Gas Holder


Gas holder. 1884. By RP Spice. Steel drum in a cast-iron and
steel frame. The frame is composed of 14 cast columns in 3
sections bolted together through flange drums. Needle finials
with volutes. Between the columns are 3 tiers of steel lattice
girders. The gas holder is in 3 lifts with rollers bearing on
rails bolted to the inner face of the frame columns. The lower
cylinder has makers' plates: `R.P. Spice/ Engineer/ London/
1884' and: `S. Cutler & Sons/ Contractors London/ 1884'.

Listing NGR: TG5273906149

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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