COVERED CANAL DOCK WAREHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1187281
Date first listed:
23-Feb-1978
Statutory Address:
COVERED CANAL DOCK WAREHOUSE

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Location

Statutory Address:
COVERED CANAL DOCK WAREHOUSE

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

District:
Telford and Wrekin (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Eyton upon the Weald Moors
National Grid Reference:
SJ 66287 14580

Details

EYTON-UPON-THE-WEALD-MOORS WAPPENSHALL JUNCTION 1. 5362 Covered canal dock warehouse

SJ 61 SE 28/252 23.2.78

II GV

2. Circa 1835-40, a fine 3-storey warehouse with a through canal dock, the upper floor carried on arcades over the canal branch. Round-headed windows to side on upper floors with gauged brick arches, fixed iron glazing bars, some blocked on top floor. Gable-ended slate roof with stepped brick eaves. The ridge line is extended out to cover hoist in north-east gable, above 2-storey central hatch opening with segmental arch. Cambered arch opening over canal. A similar arch carrying towpath bridge at south-west end. The internal dock has cambered arch side openings to north-west. Internally the floors are cut by trap doors allowing goods to be hoisted directly from the barges below. Erected at the junction of the Newport branch of the Birmingham and Liverpool Junction Canal with the Shrewsbury Canal, the basin and warehouses were developed by the Sutherland Estate and not the Canal Company.

Listing NGR: SJ6628714580

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
362117
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 13 Jun 2005
Reference: IOE01/14251/05
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