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Parbold Cabin Signal Box

A Grade II Listed Building in Parbold, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5907 / 53°35'26"N

Longitude: -2.7702 / 2°46'12"W

OS Eastings: 349113

OS Northings: 410736

OS Grid: SD491107

Mapcode National: GBR 9V3X.1K

Mapcode Global: WH86K.F02L

Entry Name: Parbold Cabin Signal Box

Listing Date: 19 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361805

English Heritage Legacy ID: 357858

Location: Parbold, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Civil Parish: Parbold

Built-Up Area: Parbold

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Douglas-in-Parbold Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 41 SE
4/82 Parbold Cabin Signal Box

Signal box. 1877 on Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Wigan to Southport line, which was opened in 1855. Brick and timber with hipped slate roof.
Rectangular plan. Base and north wall of brick. 3 low windows on south
side with segmental arches. 2 rows of glazing above, the upper row including horizontal sashes. Curved eaves brackets. External timber steps on east side. Chimney to north. This is a Saxby and Farmer Type 9 box. It was fitted with a new locking frame in 1983.

Listing NGR: SD4911310736

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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