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place:- Workington: Pirt and Co
locality:- Workington
parish Workington borough, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
engineering works; iron foundry
coordinates:- NX99622897
10Km square:- NX92

1Km square NX9928

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Workington: Pirt and Co -- Workington -- Workington -- Cumbria / -- 5.11.2010

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
JOSEPH PIRT & CO ENGINEERING WORKS / / CHURCH STREET / WORKINGTON / ALLERDALE / CUMBRIA / II / 72259 / NX9965429011
courtesy of English Heritage
Iron foundry now engineering works. Late C18 or early C19. Hammer-dressed calciferous sandstone with flush quoins, under graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and kneelers; large square calciferous sandstone chimney stack, the upper part of stepped brickwork. 3 storeys, 2 bays towards river, with 2-storey, 2-bay extension towards road and central projecting chimney. Original pointed-arched windows are mostly blocked with bricks or boarded over. Rear corrugated extension is not of interest and covers original pointed-arched doorway and windows. Single-storey lock-up garages at front are not of interest.

placename:- Joseph Pirt and Co Engineering Works
district:- Allerdale
listed building -- engineering works
coordinates:- NX99652901
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

hearsay Joseph Pirt and Co.

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