DIXONS CHIMNEY AT SHADDON MILL - Carlisle - List Entry

  • Description

    "Chimney for adjoining Shaddon Mill. 1836 for Peter Dixon by Richard Tattersall. English bond brickwork with flush red sandstone quoins. Octagonal tapering shaft without plinth or cap; iron tie-bands at the top and bottom. Over 100 metres high and when built was the largest chimney in the country. Carlisle Journal (1836) records the laying of the last stone on the chimney. Damaged by lightning in 1931..."
  • Owner

    Historic England
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    Link: https://historicengland.org.uk/listing/the-list/list-entry/1196919
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 weeks ago
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