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Latitude: 52.7654 / 52°45'55"N
Longitude: 0.1922 / 0°11'31"E
OS Eastings: 548006
OS Northings: 320902
OS Grid: TF480209
Mapcode National: GBR M1Y.MD7
Mapcode Global: WHJNX.XRP9
Entry Name: Hydraulic Engine House
Listing Date: 11 January 1980
Last Amended: 26 November 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204796
English Heritage Legacy ID: 197931
Location: Sutton Bridge, South Holland, Lincolnshire, PE12
District: South Holland
Civil Parish: Sutton Bridge
Built-Up Area: Sutton Bridge
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Sutton Bridge St Matthew
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
SUTTON BRIDGE TYDD GOTE ROAD
TS 42 SE
5/85 Hydraulic Engine
listed as part of
Cross Keys Bridge)
Hydraulic engine house. 1897, the machinery by Sir W. G.
Armstrong, Whitworth & Co. Ltd. Iron, red brick. Slate roofs.
Ribbed iron tower with hipped roof with overhanging eaves. First
floor band. 2 storeys, 2 bays. No ground floor openings.
Above, 2 glazing bar sashes with flat heads to front and rear
with single similar sash to each side wall. To the rear is the
red brick range. Moulded brick eaves with large wooden ridge
ventilator. Single storey, 3 bays. Single large segmental
arched glazing bar fixed light with flush wedge lintel, to the
right are 2 segmental arched doorways with plank doors, that on
the far right being wider. Rear has 3 similar windows, to the
left is a small blocked doorway. The hydraulic plant consists of
3 accumulators with direct-acting double cylinder pumps. The
motive power was originally from 2 locomotive type boilers, but
they are now replaced by 2 electric motors. This building is
connected underground to Cross Keys Bridge, Sutton Bridge, item
Listing NGR: TF4800620902
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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