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© Mr Michael Perry

IoE Number: 380746
Location: HYDRAULIC ENGINE HOUSE, UNDERFALL YARD
  BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Photographer: Mr Michael Perry
Date Photographed: 23 May 2006
Date listed: 18 February 1972
Date of last amendment: 18 February 1972
Grade II*

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BRISTOLST5772UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour901-1/41/1313Hydraulic engine house

BRISTOL ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour 901-1/41/1313 Hydraulic engine house 18/02/72 GV II* Engine house. 1888. Red brick with a slate roof. Single-depth plan. Single storey; 6-window range. Left-hand semicircular-arched doorway, and 5 semicircular-arched windows with matching arched cills, to cast-iron windows with glazing bars. Square 2-stage accumulator tower set back to the right has an arched doorway and an oval window above, and a machicolated parapet. INTERIOR: hydraulic pumping machinery dated 1907 by Fullerton, Hodgart and Barclay of Paisley, and workshop in the right end. Powers the docks hydraulic system of cranes, bridges and locks. (Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-: 64).

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