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Waterwheel Pit at Holmslinn Shaft, on South Bank of River East Allen

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8658 / 54°51'56"N

Longitude: -2.2475 / 2°14'50"W

OS Eastings: 384214

OS Northings: 552358

OS Grid: NY842523

Mapcode National: GBR DDR5.7K

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.GY0Q

Entry Name: Waterwheel Pit at Holmslinn Shaft, on South Bank of River East Allen

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1154939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240219

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


15/99 Waterwheel Pit at
Holmslinn Shaft, on south
bank of River East Allen

Waterwheel Pit associated with mid-C19 lead mine. Squared stone with ashlar
dressings and internal facing. Rectangular structure partly built into the
hillside. At lower end semicircular arch with narrow chamfer and slightly-
raised chamfered keystone.

Listing NGR: NY8421452358

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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