REMAINS OF LEAD SMELTING FLUES APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF THE SMELT HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1055031

Date first listed: 14-Nov-1986

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF LEAD SMELTING FLUES APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF THE SMELT HOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address: REMAINS OF LEAD SMELTING FLUES APPROXIMATELY 20 METRES NORTH EAST OF THE SMELT HOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

District: Shropshire (Unitary Authority)

Parish: Worthen with Shelve

National Grid Reference: SJ 37348 03021

Summary

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History

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Details

WORTHEN C.P. - SJ 30 SE

6/97 Remains of Lead - Smelting Flues approx. 20m north-east of The Smelt House

GV II

The Smelt House is shown on O.S. map as Lower House. Remains of lead smelting flues. Late C19. Roughly coursed limestone rubble with red brick dressings. Substantial remains of round-headed brick flues and retaining wall. Several of the flues are open and one to front is tunnelled back for some considerable distance below ground.Surrounding well-preserved earthworks, including rectangular- shaped pond to north-east, are all associated with former lead smelting complex (q.v. under Former Lead$melting Works). The Smelt House is not included in this list.

Listing NGR: SJ3734803021

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 257430

Legacy System: LBS

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