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100 Ton Steam Crane at Alexandra Dock

A Grade II* Listed Building in Marfleet, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7451 / 53°44'42"N

Longitude: -0.2912 / 0°17'28"W

OS Eastings: 512791

OS Northings: 428992

OS Grid: TA127289

Mapcode National: GBR GZN.6W

Mapcode Global: WHHGX.H4K8

Entry Name: 100 Ton Steam Crane at Alexandra Dock

Listing Date: 16 May 1989

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1283082

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387571

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU9

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Marfleet

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Drypool St Columba

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text


KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA12NW HEDON ROAD
680-1/9/151 (South side (off))
16/05/89 100 ton steam crane at Alexandra
Dock

II*

Steam crane. 1886, disused from c1980. By James Taylor & Co.,
Engineers, of Birkenhead. Iron and ashlar. Square ashlar base
with stone steps on the east side, with wrought-iron handrail
and balustrade. Triangular steel cabin mounted on roller
track, with 2 doorways with wooden sliding doors, and glazed
cab to front. Jib with double tubular booms and strutted stays
above, attached to the triangular main frame. At the rear,
square boiler enclosure with rounded end, segmental roof and
tubular flue. INTERIOR has cast-iron structure with horizontal
twin cylinder hoist engine and similar vertical luffing engine
with worm drive. Vertical boiler at rear. Built to serve ships
using the Alexandra Dock (qv).


Listing NGR: TA1279128992

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