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Latitude: 53.9328 / 53°55'58"N
Longitude: -1.3809 / 1°22'51"W
OS Eastings: 440744
OS Northings: 448701
OS Grid: SE407487
Mapcode National: GBR LQSY.TY
Mapcode Global: WHDB0.RDMV
Entry Name: Railway Engine Shed Approximately 200 Metres North East of Junction with Deighton Road
Listing Date: 8 February 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135077
English Heritage Legacy ID: 341951
Location: Wetherby, Leeds, LS22
Civil Parish: Wetherby
Built-Up Area: Wetherby
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wetherby St James
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE4048 WETHERBY YORK ROAD
LS22 (north side, off)
5/31 Railway engine shed
approx. 200 metres
north-east of junction
with Deighton Road.
Railway engine shed, now disused. Probably c1850 for the York and North
Midland Railway, altered. Ashlar gritstone dressings to coursed, squared
magnesian limestone walling; Welsh slate roof. 1 storey, 3 x 2 bays. North
side: plinth; impost band to 3 round-arched openings with raised keystones,
the central opening with boarded doors, those to each side blind below the
impost and boarded above. Left end of roof is hipped, right end gabled.
South side: horizontally-sliding doors on left, 2 lunettes above impost band
on right. Left return: 2 boarded round-arched openings, shadow of former
adjoining building between. Right return: 2 blocked round-arched openings;
remains of lunette arch in wall between; sockets below eaves at each corner
for mid-rail of canopy now removed. Situated on the Church Fenton to
Spofforth line opened 1847 and linked to Harrogate the following year. Built
to the same design as the engine shed at Thorp Arch Station (q.v.) which
retains its canopy.
Listing NGR: SE4074448701
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