Phosphate rock silo (No. 15), Haverton Hill, Former ICI., Billingham - Stockton-on-Tees (UA)

Reinforced concrete silo of 1928-29. Parabolic cross-section with reinforced concrete arches, with ribs at the ends. Designed by Monnoyer British Construction Ltd, for the storage of phosphate rock imported for the production of fertilizer. This is the earliest surviving example of this type of silo in England. The owner is considering options for repair and re-use.

Phosphate rock silo (No. 15), Haverton Hill, Former ICI., Billingham - Stockton-on-Tees (UA)
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    PHOSPHATE ROCK SILO NUMBER 15 AT ICI WORKS, BILLINGHAM
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1115821
    Local Planning Authority:
    Stockton-on-Tees (UA)
    Site Type:
    Industrial > Mineral extraction site

Location

    Building Name:
    Phosphate rock silo (No. 15)
    Street Name:
    Haverton Hill
    Locality:
    Former ICI
    County:
    Tees Valley
    Unitary Authority:
    Stockton-on-Tees (UA)
    Parish:
    Billingham
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Stockton North
    Region:
    North East and Yorkshire

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Poor
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Commercial company