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Lighthouse (Marking Entrance from Mersey Estuary to Shropshire Union Canal, Beofre Ship Canal Was Built)

A Grade II Listed Building in Ellesmere Port, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2903 / 53°17'25"N

Longitude: -2.894 / 2°53'38"W

OS Eastings: 340505

OS Northings: 377413

OS Grid: SJ405774

Mapcode National: GBR 8Z7D.87

Mapcode Global: WH87V.JK4F

Entry Name: Lighthouse (Marking Entrance from Mersey Estuary to Shropshire Union Canal, Beofre Ship Canal Was Built)

Listing Date: 26 August 1971

Last Amended: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130345

English Heritage Legacy ID: 56298

Location: Cheshire West and Chester, CH65

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Electoral Ward/Division: Rossmore

Built-Up Area: Ellesmere Port

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Ellesmere Port Team

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

ELLESMERE PORT & NESTON LOWER MERSEY STREET
SJ 4077
7/37 Lighthouse (Marking
Entrance from Mersey
26.8.71 Estuary to Shropshire
Union Canal, before Ship
Canal was built)
(formerly listed as
Lighthouse situated on
the banks of the
Manchester Ship Canal
near the end of Lower
Mersey Street)
GV II
1881, G R Webb, engineer; tapering octagonal tower of red and blue brick carry-
ing lantern under shaped octagonal cupola. On site of previous lighthouse
(c.1835-1881).


Listing NGR: SJ4050577413

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