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Island Pier north Pier south Pier

A Grade II Listed Building in Newquay, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.4176 / 50°25'3"N

Longitude: -5.0866 / 5°5'11"W

OS Eastings: 180820

OS Northings: 62082

OS Grid: SW808620

Mapcode National: GBR ZB.YYTV

Mapcode Global: FRA 077Y.G4G

Entry Name: Island Pier north Pier south Pier

Listing Date: 12 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1137775

English Heritage Legacy ID: 71137

Location: Newquay, Cornwall, TR7

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Newquay

Built-Up Area: Newquay

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Newquay

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

NEWQUAY NEWQUAY
SW 86 SW
5/136 North pier, south pier; island pier
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II

Two piers and an island pier. Mid-late C19. Granite ashlar and slatestone and
granite rubble.
Plan: Two piers, one to north and one to south enclosing a small harbour; the island
pier is west of the south pier, freestanding inside the harbour.
Both piers are square-ended; the north pier is in granite ashlar with 2 flights of
steps on the inner side and a low wall on the outer side. The southern pier is
larger, in stone rubble, with later lengthening in granite ashlar. Short circular
stone tower at the end and 2 flights of stone steps on the inner side. The south
pier diminishes in height towards the land end.
The island pier is in stone rubble with granite coping, rounded at the sea end and
square-ended toward the land.


Listing NGR: SW8082062082

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