WESTERN PORTAL TO BEACON HILL RAILWAY TUNNEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1138787

Date first listed: 28-Sep-1993

Statutory Address: WESTERN PORTAL TO BEACON HILL RAILWAY TUNNEL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: WESTERN PORTAL TO BEACON HILL RAILWAY TUNNEL

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

District: Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)

National Grid Reference: SE 09980 25160

Summary

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History

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Details

SE 0925 SE 679-/10/10040 Westem Portal to Beacon Hill Ralilway Tunnel II Tunnel portal. Built 1849 for the Lancashire and Yorkshire Railway Co. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings. Neo-Norman style. Central round arched portal with 2 circular piers supporting a double arch. The inner arch has simplified dogtooth moulding and the outer arch has simplified beakhead moulding. This portal is set back, and the outer walls are battered with large raised quoins at the inner corners, the outer ends have hexagonal corner turrets with arrow slits. The whole facade is topped by a plain projecting parapet supported on small round arches with plain corbels.

Listing NGR: SE0998025160

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 447655

Legacy System: LBS

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