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Richmond Station Engine Shed

Description:-
Sandstone rubble with ashlar dressings, Welsh slate roof. Single storey, 8 bays. Quoined segmental-arched openings. Coal depot to the north on a through line.
Built in 1846 by architect G T Andrews for George Hudson's Great North of England Railway. The station closed in March 1969. Currently (2017) the building houses a cinema, restaurant, shops, gallery, meeting room and a fitness centre.


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Key Words :- railway engine shed
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Address :- Station Yard, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 4LF
Grid Ref :- NZ 17750 00870
Co-ordinates :- Lat - 54.402988 , Long - -1.728079
Local Authority :- Richmondshire District Council
Pre 1974 County :- Yorkshire - North Riding
Site Status :- Listed - Grade II
Listing No :- 1157708
Site Dates :- 1846 -
Contributor :- cc-by-nc-sa 4.0 © Nick Nelson - 28 June 2017