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Latitude: 53.7602 / 53°45'36"N
Longitude: -1.9818 / 1°58'54"W
OS Eastings: 401294
OS Northings: 429317
OS Grid: SE012293
Mapcode National: GBR GSLY.QT
Mapcode Global: WHB87.JRH6
Entry Name: Ventilation Shaft for Castle Carr Tunnel 400 Metres East of Weavers Gate Footpath
Listing Date: 12 December 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1227709
English Heritage Legacy ID: 425148
Location: Wadsworth, Calderdale, HX7
Civil Parish: Wadsworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hebden Bridge St James
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE 02NW WADSWORTH C.P. WADSWORTH MOOR, Dimmin Dale
8/264 Ventilation shaft for Castle
Carr Tunnel 400m east of
- Weavers Gate Footpath
Ventilation shaft for waterworks underground conduit, 1870s by John la Trobe Bateman,
engineer. Large dressed stone plinth, rock faced walls, ashlar cornice.
Circular, approximately 10 feet high with 4 openings with large ashlar blocks
for jambs, lintel and sill. Cast iron grille. Good examples of stonemasons
work on top of the moors in an isolated location, part of the system of tunnels
linking Halifax with Widdop reservoir.
Listing NGR: SE0129429317
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