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DRAMWAY TUNNEL UNDER CARSONS ROAD

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: DRAMWAY TUNNEL UNDER CARSONS ROAD

List entry Number: 1116362

Location

DRAMWAY TUNNEL UNDER CARSONS ROAD, CARSONS ROAD

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

County:

District: South Gloucestershire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Siston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-May-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 350666

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST 67 NE SISTON CARSONS ROAD 980-0/2/10004 Dramway Tunnel under Carsons Road II Tunnel under roadway for the former Avon and Gloucestershire Tramway (known locally as The Dramway), opened 1831. Pennant rubble battered abutment walls, curved on plan, with lias string and quoins to batter and elliptical arch with plain keystone. One of a number of structures associated with a horsedrawn dramway taking in all the local coal pits. (R Barber, The Dramway, 1986, published by Avon Industrial Buildings Trust)

Listing NGR: ST6677975010

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Barber, R, The Dramway, (1986)

National Grid Reference: ST 66779 75010

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