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Latitude: 54.9163 / 54°54'58"N
Longitude: -1.9257 / 1°55'32"W
OS Eastings: 404860
OS Northings: 557962
OS Grid: NZ048579
Mapcode National: GBR GCZL.WF
Mapcode Global: WHB2N.DP7F
Entry Name: Blast Furnace on West Bank of Stocksfield Burn 150 Metres South of Wood Cottage
Listing Date: 18 June 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1154816
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240487
Location: Broomley and Stocksfield, Northumberland, NE43
Civil Parish: Broomley and Stocksfield
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Bywell St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
BROOMLEY AND STOCKSFIELD WHEELBIRKS
NZ 05 NW NZ 04865797
10/115 Blast furnace on
west bank of Stocksfield
Burn 150 metres south
of Wood Cottage
Medieval or C17 blast furnace. Large roughly-squared stone. Trapezoidal plan;
furnace opening on north, flanked by splayed wing walls standing to 2 metres
in parts. Rear wall more ruinous.
Important industrial monument, excavated by Richardson in 1884, recently
'Furnace rediscovered - a provisional note', S.M. Lindsley. Industrial
Archaeology Review Vl No.1 (1981/2) 69-72.
Listing NGR: NZ0486057962
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