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Fairbairn Steam Crane at St 5834 7219

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4472 / 51°26'49"N

Longitude: -2.6008 / 2°36'2"W

OS Eastings: 358345

OS Northings: 172192

OS Grid: ST583721

Mapcode National: GBR C6N.S2

Mapcode Global: VH88M.VWYG

Entry Name: Fairbairn Steam Crane at St 5834 7219

Listing Date: 18 February 1972

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380798

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Hotwells and Harbourside

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872 WAPPING WHARF, Floating Harbour
901-1/42/1317 (North side)
18/02/72 Fairbairn Steam Crane at ST 5834
7219
(Formerly Listed as:
WAPPING WHARF
Steam Crane)

GV II*

Steam crane. 1875. By Stothert and Pitt. Steel. A rotating
steam-powered crane with a rectangular shell enclosing the
engine, boiler and winding gear, with 2 iron 10-pane windows
to the sides and rear and paired 12-pane windows to the front,
and a curved box-section jib. Considered to be the only
operational steam crane of the Fairbairn type in the country.


Listing NGR: ST5834572192

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

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