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Harbour Walls, Pier, Quay and Slips

A Grade II Listed Building in St. Keverne, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0228 / 50°1'22"N

Longitude: -5.0937 / 5°5'37"W

OS Eastings: 178494

OS Northings: 18217

OS Grid: SW784182

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.RP50

Mapcode Global: FRA 086Y.CD0

Entry Name: Harbour Walls, Pier, Quay and Slips

Listing Date: 15 January 1970

Last Amended: 9 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141861

English Heritage Legacy ID: 64701

Location: St. Keverne, Cornwall, TR12

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Keverne

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Keverne

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

ST KEVERNE COVERACK
SW 71 NE
7/121 Harbour Walls,
Pier, Quay and Slips (formerly listed
15 1 70 as Harbour quay)
GV II
Pier with inscribed stone 'T Ellis 1724' and later extended. Rubble serpentine
with granite dressings, changing direction at an obtuse angle to enclose a shallow
harbour that dries out at low tide. On inside of pier a pair of integral stone
steps and over seaward side a shelter wall with a later rubble seat in the inner
side. The harbour is bounded in part by low natural rock faces and in part by
rubble retaining walls and quay. A stone rubble slipway curves down from the west
jetty into the harbour. A later slipway runs down to the harbour from the south.
Source: Industrial Archaeology of Cornwall A C Todd and Peter Laws, 1972


Listing NGR: SW7849418217

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