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Two Wharf Cranes at Canal Museum

A Grade II Listed Building in Nottingham, City of Nottingham

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Latitude: 52.9481 / 52°56'52"N

Longitude: -1.1482 / 1°8'53"W

OS Eastings: 457328

OS Northings: 339302

OS Grid: SK573393

Mapcode National: GBR LPR.JB

Mapcode Global: WHDGZ.B5G9

Plus Code: 9C4WWVX2+6P

Entry Name: Two Wharf Cranes at Canal Museum

Listing Date: 30 November 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246516

English Heritage Legacy ID: 454881

ID on this website: 101246516

Location: Lace Market, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG1

County: City of Nottingham

Electoral Ward/Division: Bridge

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Nottingham

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Nottingham St George with St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

Tagged with: Architectural structure Crane

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646-1/23/72 (South side (off))
Two wharf cranes at Canal Museum


Two wharf cranes. Late C19, the left one probably resited
1980-1. Left crane, steel and cast-iron, has a swivelling
upright column with a curved jib attached to its foot and
secured by stays. The column has a windlass near the bottom
and a large cast-iron pulley at the top.
Right crane has a cast-iron swivel base with geared windlass
and tapered square wooden jib secured by iron stays. Both
cranes are hand operated.
Cranes of this type were in common use in the late C19 at
canal wharves, railways and docks for handling small loads.

Listing NGR: SK5732839302

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