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Dock Wall from Opposite Sandhills Lane to Collingwood Dock with Entrances

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirkdale, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4251 / 53°25'30"N

Longitude: -2.9998 / 2°59'59"W

OS Eastings: 333660

OS Northings: 392505

OS Grid: SJ336925

Mapcode National: GBR 71G.35

Mapcode Global: WH876.W5PK

Plus Code: 9C5VC2G2+33

Entry Name: Dock Wall from Opposite Sandhills Lane to Collingwood Dock with Entrances

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072979

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359301

Location: Kirkdale, Liverpool, L5

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Kirkdale

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Liverpool Our Lady and St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


Dock wall from
opposite Sandhills
Lane to Collingwood
Dock with entrances

1848. Wall. Jesse Hartley. Stone wall about 18 ft high,
built of large irregular shaped blocks of granite, and with
large carved plaques eg "Sandon Graving Docks 1848", and
"Collingwood Dock". Main entrance to Sandon Dock (A) has 2
large square stone piers with cornices and iron lampholders;
centre brick watchman's hut about 8 ft square with cornice,
modillioned eaves, parapet, corner ornament, centre chimney,
name plate on front in pedimented panel; wooden gates slide
into thickness of wall (southern one now bricked up).
Entrance to Docks 47, 49, 50 (opposite Boundary Street) (B)
has 3 round tapering turrets with large base and heavy
abacus tops, and deep slits at sides for gates. Former
entrance farther to south (C) is similar, but the centre
turret is oval on plan. Entrance to North Collingwood,
North Salisbury and Nelson Docks (D) has 3 round towers, the
centre one taller and larger. Entrance to Nelson, South
Wellington and Bramley Moore Docks (opposite Fulton Street)
(E) also 3 round towers, the centre one taller and larger.
A similar former entrance (now blocked) (F) near Bramley
Moore pumping station.

Listing NGR: SJ3366092505

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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