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Latitude: 51.4469 / 51°26'48"N
Longitude: -2.6181 / 2°37'5"W
OS Eastings: 357143
OS Northings: 172168
OS Grid: ST571721
Mapcode National: GBR C2N.X5
Mapcode Global: VH88M.KWSP
Entry Name: Hydraulic Engine House
Listing Date: 18 February 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202648
English Heritage Legacy ID: 380746
Location: Bristol, BS1
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Clifton Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1313 Hydraulic engine house
Engine house. 1888. Red brick with a slate roof. Single-depth
plan. Single storey; 6-window range. Left-hand
semicircular-arched doorway, and 5 semicircular-arched windows
with matching arched cills, to cast-iron windows with glazing
bars. Square 2-stage accumulator tower set back to the right
has an arched doorway and an oval window above, and a
machicolated parapet. INTERIOR: hydraulic pumping machinery
dated 1907 by Fullerton, Hodgart and Barclay of Paisley, and
workshop in the right end. Powers the docks hydraulic system
of cranes, bridges and locks.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
Listing NGR: ST5714372168
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