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placename:- Green Dragon
locality:- Workington
parish Workington borough, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
inn
coordinates:- NY00642857
10Km square:- NY02

1Km square NY0028

photograph

Green Dragon -- Workington -- Workington -- Cumbria / -- 2.9.2009 -- Innsign - stage coach at the door of the inn.
photograph

Green Dragon -- Workington -- Workington -- Cumbria / -- 2.9.2009

descriptive text:- Ford 1839 (3rd edn 1843)

Description of Scenery in the Lake District, by William Ford, published by Charles Thurnham, London, et al, 1839; published 1839-52.
Page 173:-
...
[Workington] ... inns, Green Dragon, New Crown, and King's Arms.

placename:- Green Dragon
date:- 1839
period:- 19th century, early; 1830s

road book:- Cary 1798 (2nd edn 1802)

Road book, Cary's New Itinerary, by John Cary, published by G and J Cary, 86 St James's Street, London, 1798-1828.
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page 317-318
INNS. ... Workington, Green Dragon, King's Arms
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page 557-558
INNS. ... Workington, Green Dragon, King's Arms.

placename:- Green Dragon
date:- 1802
period:- 19th century, early; 1800s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
GREEN DRAGON HOTEL / / PORTLAND SQUARE / WORKINGTON / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72284 / NY0063328558
courtesy of English Heritage
Hotel. Late C18 or early C19. Painted incised stucco walls, with angle pilasters, on moulded plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with painted and rendered chimney stacks. 3 storeys, 3 bays, with right 2 storeys, 4 bays under common roof. 6-panel door with overlight in pilastered doorcase, the frieze with urns. Sash windows with glazing bars, those in end bays right without bars, all in painted stone surrounds. Right portion has flat C20 dormer windows. Taken over by the Central Control Board in 1916 and returned to private ownership in 1973.

placename:- Green Dragon Hotel
district:- Allerdale
listed building
coordinates:- NY00632855
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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