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Prince Street Bridge Engine House and Accumulator Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4488 / 51°26'55"N

Longitude: -2.5967 / 2°35'47"W

OS Eastings: 358632

OS Northings: 172372

OS Grid: ST586723

Mapcode National: GBR C7M.PH

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YV36

Entry Name: Prince Street Bridge Engine House and Accumulator Tower

Listing Date: 8 August 1975

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380206

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872 PRINCE STREET
901-1/42/192 (East side)
08/08/75 Prince Street Bridge engine house
and accumulator tower
(Formerly Listed as:
PRINCE STREET
(East side)
Prince's Bridge and Engine House)

GV II

Engine house and accumulator tower. 1879. Squared coursed
Pennant rubble with limestone dressings, slate hipped roof and
weatherboarding to tower. Single-depth plan. Single storey;
1-window range. Chamfered quoins and bracketed eaves, pediment
lintels to a right-hand doorway and left-hand sash. Square
section tower has timber brackets to the eaves, and a shallow
pyramidal roof. INTERIOR: original hydraulic pumping engine
and gearing.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
69).


Listing NGR: ST5863272372

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