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List entry Summary

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

Name: NORTH ENTRANCE TO KILSBY RAILWAY TUNNEL

List entry Number: 1076405

Location

NORTH ENTRANCE TO KILSBY RAILWAY TUNNEL, LONDON TO BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityKilsby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 361065

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Details

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

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KILSBY LONDON TO BIRMINGHAM RAILWAY North 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 1833-1838 under the supervision of Robert Stephenson.

Listing NGR: SP5647671459

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National Grid Reference: SP 56476 71459

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