CHIMNEY OF HYDRAULIC ENGINE HOUSE, APPROXIMATELY 2 METRES NORTH OF ENGINE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1218654
Date first listed:
18-Feb-1972
Date of most recent amendment:
30-Dec-1994
Statutory Address:
CHIMNEY OF HYDRAULIC ENGINE HOUSE, APPROXIMATELY 2 METRES NORTH OF ENGINE HOUSE, UNDERFALL YARD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHIMNEY OF HYDRAULIC ENGINE HOUSE, APPROXIMATELY 2 METRES NORTH OF ENGINE HOUSE, UNDERFALL YARD

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

District:
City of Bristol (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
ST 57140 72177

Details

BRISTOL

ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour 901-1/41/1312 Chimney of hydraulic engine house, 18/02/72 approximately 2 metres north of engine house (Formerly Listed as: UNDERFALL YARD Hydraulic engine house)

GV II*

Hydraulic engine house chimney. 1888. Brick and terracotta. Detached octagonal chimney stack with a flared terracotta cap. Drew the boiler furnace for the Engine House steam engine (qv). Part of the complete group of docks buildings built on the Underfall Yard in the mid 1880s. Powered the extensive hydraulic system within the Docks. '..nowhere else is the essential character of the dock landscape preserved so completely' (Lord and Southam). (Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-: 64).

Listing NGR: ST5714072177

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
380745
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Lord, J, Southam, J, The Floating Harbour, (1983), 64

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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Date: 23 May 2006
Reference: IOE01/15522/32
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