LADYWOOD WEST TUNNEL PORTAL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1076318

Date first listed: 08-Jul-1982

Statutory Address: LADYWOOD WEST TUNNEL PORTAL, KING EDWARD'S ROAD B1

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: LADYWOOD WEST TUNNEL PORTAL, KING EDWARD'S ROAD B1

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

District: Birmingham (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Non Civil Parish

National Grid Reference: SP0592486847

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History

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Details

1. 5104 SP 0586 NE 31/3

KING EDWARD'S ROAD City Centre B1 Ladywood West Tunnel Portal

II

2. 1846-47, Robert Stephenson, monumental semi-circular tunnel portal with concave reveals, ashlar voussoirs and keystone stepped to head. Set in broad frame with rusticated quoins against engineering brickwork surmounted by block bracketed cornice with pediment blocking course. The whole projects from engineering brick retaining wall swept out to down-curving quadrant abutments. The tunnel gives access to New street and was built as part of the Stour Valley Railway's line to Wolverhampton.

Listing NGR: SP0592486847

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 217334

Legacy System: LBS

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