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Honey Street

Hob Uid: 221270
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Grid Ref : SU1030061500
Summary : Rural industrial complex developed as works and boat building headquarters of the Kennet and Avon Canal Company, rebuilt after a fire in the mid 19th century. Includes warehouses and workers housing.
More information : SU 103615. Honey Street Complex. This rural
industrial complex was developed as the works and boat building
headquarters of the Kennet and Avon Canal. An inscription on a
chimney at the works records some of the site's history,
including a disastrous fire in mid 19th century and subsequent
rebuilding. Some of the warehouses have been converted to
residential use, a chemical manure works is now used for
salvaging waste and the timber yard is still in use. (1)

Early 19th century settlement. (Not graded). (2)

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Source Number : 1
Source details : CBA Industrial Monument Survey (Prov Scheduling List) Wilts March 1976 4
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Source Number : 2
Source : List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest
Source details : MHLG (Prov HHR) Pewsey RD, Wilts Oct 1959 67
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date : C19-20
Monument End Date : 1999
Monument Start Date : 1800
Monument Type : Canal Boat Yard
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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : SU 16 SW 67
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