ENGINE POND

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1159141
Date first listed:
30-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
ENGINE POND, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
ENGINE POND, CHURCH STREET

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

District:
County Durham (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Etherley
National Grid Reference:
NZ 17106 28324

Details

ETHERLEY CHURCH STREET NZ 12 NE NZ 171283 (East side, off) High Etherley 5/14 Engine pond c.20 metres west of former waggonway

GV II

Engine pond. 1825 for Stockton and Darlington railway. Circular pond, c.8 metres across, with rubble sandstone walls; small square recess on west side; long curved channel on east towards waggonway. A rare surviving structure on the northern section of the railway: the stationary engine at this site stood at the summit of the South Etherley Inclines. Pool fed by stream to west.

Sources: W.W. Tomlinson History of the North Eastern Railway, 1914, 2nd. ed; K. Hoole, Newton Abbott 1967, pp 106-9; information D. Wilcock.

Listing NGR: NZ1710628324

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
111379
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Hoole, K, Newton Abbott, (1967), 106-9
Tomlinson, W W , The North Eastern Railway its rise and development, (1914)

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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