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Latitude: 53.1575 / 53°9'26"N
Longitude: -1.6171 / 1°37'1"W
OS Eastings: 425700
OS Northings: 362327
OS Grid: SK257623
Mapcode National: GBR 58N.009
Mapcode Global: WHCDG.4W6S
Entry Name: Former Powder House at N R Sk 256623
Listing Date: 25 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1109824
English Heritage Legacy ID: 81146
Location: Birchover, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Birchover
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Birchover St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Derby
The following building shall be added:-
SK 26 SE BIRCHOVER FORMER POWDER HOUSE AT NGR
Magazine or dry powder store. Circa 1880. Coursed rubble gritstone with brick;
cement-rendered blue brick tunnel vaulted roof. Single chamber with entrance to E.
'Over-constructed' to withstand explosion. Walls with marked batter. Dressed stone
eaves band. Internally the roof is reinforced with heavy purlins, rafters, and
shuttering and there was originally an internal timber lining. A remarkable
survival associated with the now demolished Millclose lead mine.
Listing NGR: SK2570062327
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