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WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY

List Entry Summary

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

Name: WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY

List entry Number: 1068425

Location

WALL HEY PIT FURNACE VENTILATION CHIMNEY, HAIGH ROAD

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

County:

District: Wigan

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-May-1978

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213571

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List entry Description

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History

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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

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SD 61006 08766

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