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place:- Carlisle Gas Works, Carlisle
locality:- Carlisle
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
building/s
coordinates:- NY40125510
10Km square:- NY45
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY4055

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
NO 4 GASHOLDER, CARLISLE GAS WORKS / / ROME STREET / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386845 / NY4012655103
courtesy of English Heritage
Gasholder. 1878-9, by J Hepworth, engineer. Cast- and wrought-iron and concrete. Cylindrical rising vertical tank set in concrete pit, has had its iron-plate cladding removed leaving exposed iron ribs (done before listing). Guiding frame is of 3 tiers of 12 plain round cast-iron columns with ball and spear finials, held together by lattice girders and bracing. Previous listing regarded this as first use of concrete in north of England.
district:- Carlisle
listed building -- gas works
coordinates:- NY40125510
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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