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Up Holland Tunnel, West Portal

A Grade II Listed Building in Up Holland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5291 / 53°31'44"N

Longitude: -2.7348 / 2°44'5"W

OS Eastings: 351387

OS Northings: 403860

OS Grid: SD513038

Mapcode National: GBR 9WBM.QM

Mapcode Global: WH86R.YKWB

Plus Code: 9C5VG7H8+M3

Entry Name: Up Holland Tunnel, West Portal

Listing Date: 11 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1220067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389040

Location: Up Holland, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Up Holland

Built-Up Area: Skelmersdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Up Holland St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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783-1/4/70 (East side (off))
Up Holland Tunnel, west portal


Portal of railway tunnel. 1846-8. For the Liverpool and Bury
Railway Company. Engineers James and William Thomson.
Sandstone ashlar. A horseshoe arch with deep splayed reveal
and roll-moulded surround; retaining wall of channelled
rock-faced masonry with broad flanking pilasters, a plain
cornice, and a parapet with a central upstand. Forms group
with railway bridge approx 400m west (qv).

Listing NGR: SD5138703860

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