SOUTH ENTRANCE TO KILSBY RAILWAY TUNNEL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1354762

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1987

Statutory Address: SOUTH ENTRANCE TO KILSBY RAILWAY TUNNEL, LONDON TO BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY

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Location

Statutory Address: SOUTH ENTRANCE TO KILSBY RAILWAY TUNNEL, LONDON TO BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry (District Authority)

Parish: Kilsby

National Grid Reference: SP 57863 69733

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History

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Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 05/09/2012

SP56NE 5/175

KILSBY LONDON TO BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY South entrance to Kilsby Railway tunnel

II*

Tunnel entrance c.1838. Limestone ashlar. Parabolic arch with moulded stone surround and machiolated cornice. Walls extending back on either side framing tunnel entrance, brick with stone coping, Kilsby Tunnel, 2,194 metres long, part of the London to Birmingham railway, was built in 1833-38 under the supervision of Robert Stephenson.

Listing NGR: SP5786369733

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 361068

Legacy System: LBS

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