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Latitude: 53.5577 / 53°33'27"N
Longitude: -1.997 / 1°59'49"W
OS Eastings: 400294
OS Northings: 406783
OS Grid: SE002067
Mapcode National: GBR GWH9.FD
Mapcode Global: WHB96.9T8Z
Entry Name: Wool Wall at Se 003 068
Listing Date: 6 August 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1268291
English Heritage Legacy ID: 461981
Location: Saddleworth, Oldham, OL3
Civil Parish: Saddleworth
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Saddleworth St Chad
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SE 00 NW,
Wool wall at SE 003 068
Wool Wall. Early C19. Rubble sandstone masonry wall of drystone construction. Approx. 50 metres long and 1.7 metres high, aligned north-west/south-east, with near vertical north-east face and sloping, stepped south-west face. Unshaped coping stones, laid on edge. Wool walls were associated with the domestic production of woollen cloth, and were used for the drying of scoured or dyed Wool and scoured cloth.
Listing NGR: SE0030006800
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