PWLL-DU QUARRIES: BALANCE SHAFT
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.