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Ventilation Shaft for Castle Carr Tunnel 400 Metres East of Weavers Gate Footpath

A Grade II Listed Building in Wadsworth, Calderdale

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 425148

Location: Wadsworth, Calderdale, HX7

County: Calderdale

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

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Listing Text

SE 02NW WADSWORTH C.P. WADSWORTH MOOR, Dimmin Dale
SE 012293

8/264 Ventilation shaft for Castle
Carr Tunnel 400m east of
- Weavers Gate Footpath

G.V. II

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

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

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