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Chimney of Hydraulic Engine House, Approximately 2 Metres North of Engine House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.447 / 51°26'49"N

Longitude: -2.6181 / 2°37'5"W

OS Eastings: 357140

OS Northings: 172177

OS Grid: ST571721

Mapcode National: GBR C2N.X4

Mapcode Global: VH88M.KWRM

Entry Name: Chimney of Hydraulic Engine House, Approximately 2 Metres North of Engine House

Listing Date: 18 February 1972

Last Amended: 30 December 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1218654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380745

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

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1312 Chimney of hydraulic engine house,
18/02/72 approximately 2 metres north of
engine house
(Formerly Listed as:
UNDERFALL YARD
Hydraulic engine house)

GV II*

Hydraulic engine house chimney. 1888. Brick and terracotta.
Detached octagonal chimney stack with a flared terracotta cap.
Drew the boiler furnace for the Engine House steam engine
(qv). Part of the complete group of docks buildings built on
the Underfall Yard in the mid 1880s. Powered the extensive
hydraulic system within the Docks. '..nowhere else is the
essential character of the dock landscape preserved so
completely' (Lord and Southam).
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
64).


Listing NGR: ST5714072177

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

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BRISTOL

ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1312 Chimney of hydraulic engine house,
18/02/72 approximately 2 metres north of
engine house
(Formerly Listed as:
UNDERFALL YARD
Hydraulic engine house)

GV II*

Hydraulic engine house chimney. 1888. Brick and terracotta.
Detached octagonal chimney stack with a flared terracotta cap.
Drew the boiler furnace for the Engine House steam engine
(qv). Part of the complete group of docks buildings built on
the Underfall Yard in the mid 1880s. Powered the extensive
hydraulic system within the Docks. '..nowhere else is the
essential character of the dock landscape preserved so
completely' (Lord and Southam).
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
64).


Listing NGR: ST5714072177

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