Deposited Plan No. 1382

St. Andrew's Road & Gas Works Street: Additions to Gas Works


Deposited Plan Number:1382
Date:January 1885
Plans Register:no data
Street:St. Andrew's Road & Gas Works Street
Property Name / Number:Corporation Gas Works
Area:no data
District:no data
Grid Reference:no data
Building Project:Additions to Gas Works
Type:Power - additions & alterations
Applicant:John Burgess (Manager of Huddersfield Corporation Gas Works)
Applicant Address:Gas Works, Huddersfield
Architect:John Burgess (Engineer) [signed the plans]
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:
Approved - chimney 140 feet high; space between shell and lining should be ventilated
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Occupants:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:no data
English Heritage Listing:no data
Location of Archives:no data
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:3593

Additional Information

The beautifully drawn and presented plans by the Manager of the Gas Works are fore a New Retort House, a single storey building 430 feet long with two chimneys 140 feet high and ventilation. a New Gas Holder, 126 feet in diameter. a New Purifying Hoouse, a single storey nine bay building 120 feet x 78 feet. a New Meter House.

The buildings are in brick and iron,

With rounded arches.

The Gas Works occupied the plot of land bounded by the Broad Canal to the west, Gas Works Street to the north; St Andrew's Road to the east and Messrs Heppenstall's business premises to the south.