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Latitude: 51.6917 / 51°41'29"N
Longitude: -0.008 / 0°0'28"W
OS Eastings: 537780
OS Northings: 201090
OS Grid: TL377010
Mapcode National: GBR KM.2MW
Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.TR31
Entry Name: Ministry of Defence Building L170a at Tl 3778 0109
Listing Date: 26 November 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1140100
English Heritage Legacy ID: 352177
Location: Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest, Essex, EN9
District: Epping Forest
Civil Parish: Waltham Abbey
Built-Up Area: Waltham Abbey
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Waltham Abbey
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
ROYAL GUNPOWDER FACTORY
3/10015 MOD Building L170a at TL 3778 0109
Expense magazine. 1857. English bond brick coped gable ends to slate roof over brick-vault. Rectangular plan. One storey. Raised doorway to north side formerly served by a railway on a trestle. Associated with buildings L168 and L176 (qv). The earliest expense magazine on the site - the others being L141 and L154 (qv)- which was built to serve the incorporating mill of 1857 (demolished). Built for the temporary storage of gunpowder before it was transported into the northern part of the site for pressing, moulding and drying.
Listing NGR: TL3778001090
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