Structure / Site Summary for 248560

Blea Moor Workers' Housing (semi-detached, possibly wooden)

Blea Moor Railway Workers' Cottages: Context view from the east

Key details from the SCRCA Structure Record

Brief description: Blea Moor Workers' Housing (semi-detached, possibly wooden)

Assessment status: Assessed

Location 1 - Rail-miles: 248

Location 2 - Chains: 42.00

Location 3 - Position relative to main running lines (tracks): Up

Is a structure of this type shown at this location on the MR 1911 landplan?: Yes

Construction / installation period: Unknown

Current Use: Demolished

Visibility: Visible

Accessibility (ease of access): Moderate

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Notes / additional information

This timber-walled structure MAY have been an 'improved' (and probably re-located) navvy hut. It is very similar in overall design / appearance to the navvy huts visible in photographs taken at the time the Settle-Carlisle Railway was being constructed.

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