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Benwell Waterworks Chimney

A Grade II Listed Building in Benwell and Scotswood, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE AXWELL PARK VIEW (north side)
NZ 26 SW
Benwell Waterworks chimney.
11/77
II
G.V.
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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