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Former Hodbarrow Mine Office

A Grade II Listed Building in Millom, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1991 / 54°11'56"N

Longitude: -3.2723 / 3°16'20"W

OS Eastings: 317093

OS Northings: 478892

OS Grid: SD170788

Mapcode National: GBR 5MLW.BJ

Mapcode Global: WH722.PQY9

Plus Code: 9C6R5PXH+J3

Entry Name: Former Hodbarrow Mine Office

Listing Date: 1 July 1981

Last Amended: 14 July 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357577

English Heritage Legacy ID: 76340

Location: Millom, Copeland, Cumbria, LA18

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Millom

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Millom

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 30/09/2015

SD 17 NE

Former Hodbarrow Mine Office (The Commodore)

(Formerly listed as The Commodore Club.

Previously listed as Hodbarrow Mine Office)



Mine office, later bar and restaurant. 1873. Probably by Hornblower of Liverpool. Coursed slate rubble with ashlar dressings, west side roughcast; hipped slate roof. North elevation of 2 storeys and 4 irregular bays. Weathered base and 2 sill bands. Windows have lintels and are sashed with horns. Entrance to 2nd bay has architrave, C20 paired panelled doors and overlight; flanking narrow windows with architraves; 1st bay has entrance with lintel, C20 door and overlight. 3 cross-axial stacks. South elevation of 4 bays has similar windows and entrance to 4th bay. East elevation has C20 fire escape. The last remaining building of Hodbarrow Mine, the world's largest iron mine in the late C19.

Listing NGR: SD1709378892

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