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Latitude: 51.8595 / 51°51'34"N
Longitude: -2.2547 / 2°15'16"W
OS Eastings: 382555
OS Northings: 217913
OS Grid: SO825179
Mapcode National: GBR 1L5.6T5
Mapcode Global: VH94B.VJWB
Plus Code: 9C3VVP5W+R4
Entry Name: Iron Framed Shed to South of Downings Malthouse
Listing Date: 15 December 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1271709
English Heritage Legacy ID: 472347
Location: Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Gloucester
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Hempsted with Gloucester, Saint Mary de Lode and Saint Mary de Crypt
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
SO8217 MERCHANTS' ROAD
844-1/15/198 (East side)
Iron-framed shed to south of
Transit shed. Built 1867 for Midland Railway Company. Iron
framed clad in corrigated iorn, with hipped slate roof. Square
on plan, of 4x4 bays, roofed in two parallel rectangular
sections. Single storey. Roof cantilevered out towards quay.
Cast-iron columns with moulded capitals; wrought-iron trusses.
Built as a transit shed for the temporary storage of grain
sacks prior to sending on by rail. A good and complete example
both of its type and of a mid C19 iron frame. Part of an
outstanding group of dock structures.
Listing NGR: SO8255517912
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