WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1068425
Date first listed:
16-May-1978
Statutory Address:
WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY, HAIGH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY, HAIGH ROAD

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

District:
Wigan (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 61006 08766

Details

ASPULL HAIGH ROAD SD 60 NW (north-east side) 6/15 Wall Hey Pit Furnace Ventilation 16.5.78 Chimney (formerly listed in the Civil Parish of Haigh) II

Ventilation chimney to Wall Hey Pit Furnace. 1840. Stretcher bond brick square, with clasping pilasters at each corner forming a recessed face to each side with expressed plinth, apex drip mould and staggered cornice. Capping missing, all openings closed. Pitshaft 645 feet deep. This type of chimney was once common in the C19 and has since become rare following the technical development of mechanical fans.Mines and Miners of South Lancashire, J. Lane (No. 4).

Listing NGR: SD6100608766

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
213571
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lane, J , Mines and Miners of South Lancashire

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 04 Mar 2001
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