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Latitude: 52.6135 / 52°36'48"N
Longitude: -2.9256 / 2°55'32"W
OS Eastings: 337424
OS Northings: 302145
OS Grid: SJ374021
Mapcode National: GBR B9.8GDB
Mapcode Global: WH8C4.1K4T
Entry Name: Winding Engine House at Ngr Sj 3742 0215
Listing Date: 14 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1367007
English Heritage Legacy ID: 257485
Location: Worthen with Shelve, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Worthen with Shelve
Built-Up Area: Snailbeach
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Hope
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
WORTHEN C.P. SNAILBEACH LEAD
SJ 30 SE MINE
SJ 3742 0215
6/154 Winding engine house
- at N.G.R. SJ 3742
Winding engine house. Late C19. Regularly coursed limestone rubble
with engineering and red brick dressings; now roofless. Rectangular
plan. 2 levels; flat-headed window openings with stone and wooden
lintels on long sides. External staircase with cast-iron handrail leading
to blocked doorway survives to north-east gable end. Probably constructed
during 1870s as part of extensive improvements to the mine. F. Brook
and M. Allbutt, The Shropshire Lead Mines (1973) p.67.
Listing NGR: SJ3742402145
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