DRAINAGE TUNNEL EXIT ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1206594
Date first listed:
29-Apr-1987
Statutory Address:
DRAINAGE TUNNEL EXIT ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK, A197

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Location

Statutory Address:
DRAINAGE TUNNEL EXIT ON NORTH BANK OF RIVER WANSBECK, A197

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

District:
Northumberland (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Pegswood
National Grid Reference:
NZ 20874 86721

Details

PEGSWOOD A 197 NZ 28 NW NZ 20878672 (South side, off) 2/44 Drainage tunnel exit on north bank of River Wansbeck II Drainage tunnel mouth. Late C18/early C19. Squared stone. Round arch 2 metres high and wide in taller wall, with large stepped buttress of tooled-and-margined stone to left.

Although How Burn is now channelled through the tunnel, it would appear to have been constructed as part of the drainage works of the former Howburn Colliery.

Included for historical interest.

Listing NGR: NZ2087486721

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
238959
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.

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