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Latitude: 54.9722 / 54°58'19"N
Longitude: -1.6778 / 1°40'40"W
OS Eastings: 420721
OS Northings: 564222
OS Grid: NZ207642
Mapcode National: GBR JBQY.KD
Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.6992
Entry Name: Benwell Waterworks Chimney
Listing Date: 30 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186128
English Heritage Legacy ID: 304376
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE15
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Electoral Ward/Division: Benwell and Scotswood
Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Benwell and Scotwood Team
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE AXWELL PARK VIEW (north side)
NZ 26 SW
Benwell Waterworks chimney.
Pumping engine chimney. 1904 for Newcastle and Gateshead Water Co., consulting
engineer Charles Hawksley, resident engineer A.L. Forster. Flemish bond brick
with ashlar dressings. Octagonal; classical treatment. Tall panelled base with
rounded moulding to plinth; top band and cornice. Source: R.W. Rennison
Water to Tyneside Newcastle 1979 pp 200-01.
Included for landmark value.
Listing NGR: NZ2072164222
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