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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: 54.5472 / 54°32'50"N

Longitude: -3.5818 / 3°34'54"W

OS Eastings: 297776

OS Northings: 518038

OS Grid: NX977180

Mapcode National: GBR 3HFV.BQ

Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.YYKW

Plus Code: 9C6RGCW9+V7

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

Listing Date: 10 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1263939

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429200

Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28

County: Cumbria

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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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. Engineering brick
with stone string course and pseudo-crenellated coping.

Listing NGR: NX9777618038

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