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Air Shaft Cap to Former Railway Tunnel at Ngr

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitehaven, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.5484 / 54°32'54"N

Longitude: -3.5824 / 3°34'56"W

OS Eastings: 297740

OS Northings: 518169

OS Grid: NX977181

Mapcode National: GBR 3HFV.69

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.YX8Z

Entry Name: Air Shaft Cap to Former Railway Tunnel at Ngr

Listing Date: 10 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429201

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

Town: Copeland

Civil Parish: Whitehaven

Built-Up Area: Whitehaven

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Whitehaven St James

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NX 9718 SE
Air shaft cap to former
railway tunnel at NGR

Air shaft cap to ventilate the Whitehaven & Furness Junction Railway, opened
1852 and running beneath the grounds of Whitehaven Castle. Red brick with
stone string course and pseudo-crenellated coping.

Listing NGR: NX9774018169

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

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