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Wall of Slag Blocks

A Grade II Listed Building in Telford, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.6264 / 52°37'35"N

Longitude: -2.4711 / 2°28'15"W

OS Eastings: 368207

OS Northings: 303289

OS Grid: SJ682032

Mapcode National: GBR BX.7LC5

Mapcode Global: WH9DH.07KV

Entry Name: Wall of Slag Blocks

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207703

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362184

Location: The Gorge, Telford and Wrekin, TF8

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: The Gorge

Built-Up Area: Telford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ironbridge

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

5362 Wall of slag blocks

SJ 6803 16/327


Circa C19. Long stretch of wall, on south side of road, constructed from blocks
of furnace slag. Each block is approximately 5 ft long by 4 ft high and 4 ft thick,
and has a central hole of about 6 ins diameter. There are some gaps in the wall
here and there.
Listed for its industrial archaeological interest.

Listing NGR: SJ6820703289

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

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