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Latitude: 53.3969 / 53°23'48"N
Longitude: -1.4205 / 1°25'13"W
OS Eastings: 438628
OS Northings: 389052
OS Grid: SK386890
Mapcode National: GBR 9VD.13
Mapcode Global: WHDDJ.4WT7
Plus Code: 9C5W9HWH+QQ
Entry Name: Crucible Steel Melting Shop Approximately 10 Metres West of Number 286
Listing Date: 11 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1247291
English Heritage Legacy ID: 456636
Location: Darnall, Sheffield, S9
Electoral Ward/Division: Darnall
Built-Up Area: Sheffield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Attercliffe and Darnall
Church of England Diocese: Sheffield
SK38NE COLERIDGE ROAD
784-1/6/209 (South West side)
11/08/87 Crucible steel melting shop approx
10m W of No.286 (No.286 not
Crucible steel melting shop, now a store. c1890, with late C20
alterations. For Huntsman & Co. Brick with lean-to corrugated
asbestos roof. Crucible stack on rear wall. Single storey.
Windows are segment-headed unglazed wooden cross casements
with bars. Left bay projects under a catslide roof and has
inserted double garage doors. In the return angle, 2 windows.
To right, main block has segment-headed door with overlight
and to right, 2 windows. Right return has a blocked door. Rear
has metal reinforcing bands and ends of tie rods to the stack.
INTERIOR has 12 melting holes, now infilled, and wooden roof
trusses carried on iron corbels. The company for whom this
shop was built was associated with Benjamin Huntsman, inventor
of the crucible steel making process.
Listing NGR: SK3862889052
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