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Crane Base and Short Length of Quay Wall of Stort Navigation, 20 Yards North of Road Near Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8139 / 51°48'50"N

Longitude: 0.1575 / 0°9'27"E

OS Eastings: 548821

OS Northings: 215012

OS Grid: TL488150

Mapcode National: GBR LD5.BMY

Mapcode Global: VHHM1.PN4S

Entry Name: Crane Base and Short Length of Quay Wall of Stort Navigation, 20 Yards North of Road Near Bridge

Listing Date: 2 October 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101629

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160862

Location: Sawbridgeworth, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM21

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Sawbridgeworth

Built-Up Area: Sawbridgeworth

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Sawbridgeworth

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Crane base and short
length of quay wall
of Stort Navigation,
20 yds N of road
near bridge
TL 4882 1501:2/14
C18/C19. 5 foot solid iron pillar, tapering from 15" diameter at base.
Expanded moulded head. Projecting central top pin. Base for crane at
former wharf, about 5 feet from water edge where brick revetment is topped
by large 9 feet long York stone slab. Of archaeological interest in the
history of the Stort Navigation begun after an Act of Parliament in 1766.

Listing NGR: TL4882115012

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

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