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Latitude: 50.215 / 50°12'54"N
Longitude: -5.4764 / 5°28'34"W
OS Eastings: 152088
OS Northings: 40784
OS Grid: SW520407
Mapcode National: GBR DXV3.QBC
Mapcode Global: VH12F.1V7K
Entry Name: Harbour Wharfs and Piers Including the Two Light-Houses (One Disused)
Listing Date: 4 June 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1143383
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68910
Location: St. Ives, Cornwall, TR26
Civil Parish: St. Ives
Built-Up Area: St Ives
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Ives
Church of England Diocese: Truro
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Harbour wharfs and piers including the two light-houses (one disused)
Smeaton's Pier to the north east of the harbour was built between 1767 and 1770, designed by John Smeaton. In the design the attractive squat lighthouse at the end of this pier is of coursed granite ashlar, octagonal form on large square plinth, domed mental roof and iron railed balcony. It is largely used as a lighthouse.
Smeaton's Pier was lengthened 1888- 90 and at its head is a small octagonal lighthouse. Including the West Pier which was erected in 1894 for shipping roadstone from a local quarry. Also including the harbour wharfs along north and west harbour, ramped walls and slipways.
Listing NGR: SW5208840784
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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