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Latitude: 53.6906 / 53°41'26"N
Longitude: -1.4893 / 1°29'21"W
OS Eastings: 433822
OS Northings: 421694
OS Grid: SE338216
Mapcode National: GBR LT1R.CR
Mapcode Global: WHDC4.3H2K
Entry Name: Former Ventilating Tower Approximately 3 Metres to South West of South West Wing of Former Paupers' Lunatic Asylum, Stanley Royd Hospital
Listing Date: 6 June 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1135470
English Heritage Legacy ID: 342599
Location: Wakefield, WF1
Electoral Ward/Division: Wakefield East
Built-Up Area: Wakefield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Wakefield St Andrew and St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 32 SW ABERFORD ROAD
4/101 Former ventilating tower
approx 3 metre to south-west of
south-west wing of former
paupers', lunatic asylum,
Stanley Royd Hospital.
Ventilating tower. 1818. Part of Paupers' Lunatic Asylum by Watson and
Pritchett of York for the West Riding County Council. White brick in
irregular bond with projecting stone bands and cap-stone. One blocked,
wood-lintelled opening, and another with metal grille. Cold air was drawn
through this tower into the asylum.
Included for group value only.
Listing NGR: SE3382221694
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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