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Latitude: 51.0622 / 51°3'44"N
Longitude: 1.07 / 1°4'12"E
OS Eastings: 615214
OS Northings: 133694
OS Grid: TR152336
Mapcode National: GBR V0S.7CR
Mapcode Global: FRA F649.SSS
Entry Name: Martello Tower (No 15)
Listing Date: 21 December 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1068964
English Heritage Legacy ID: 175168
Location: Hythe, Shepway, Kent, CT21
Civil Parish: Hythe
Built-Up Area: Hythe
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
1253 THE RANGES
TR 13 SE 5/78B
Erected in 1806 as part of the coastal defence system against an invasion from
Napoleonic France. Built of brick with a coating of cement on the outside.
The walls are 5½ to 6 ft thick. It is built around a centre column 5 ft thick
and consists of 2 storeys with a flat roof as a gun platform.
Listing NGR: TR1521433694
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