PWLL-DU QUARRIES: BALANCE SHAFT

Site Details



NPRN
91634
Map Reference
SO21SE
Grid Reference
SO25141146
Unitary (Local) Authority
Monmouthshire
Old County
Monmouthshire
Community
Llanfoist Fawr
Type of Site
SHAFT
Broad Class
Industrial
Period
Post Medieval

Site Description

1. Balance shaft, part of Pwll-du Quarries (nprn 85859).
Source: Cadw Industrial Landscape Survey.
2. A building of coursed stone c3 x 5m containing a shaft, built into a corner of the quarry. The superstructure stands up to 4m high to the rear and 1m high to the front and sides. A tramroad runs up to it (34965). Site visited, 2000.06.15/H&H/WH.

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