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Gun Battery North-North West of St Michael's Mount Qv.

A Grade II* Listed Building in St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1167 / 50°7'0"N

Longitude: -5.4789 / 5°28'43"W

OS Eastings: 151398

OS Northings: 29861

OS Grid: SW513298

Mapcode National: GBR DXVC.P53

Mapcode Global: VH12Z.ZBDD

Entry Name: Gun Battery North-North West of St Michael's Mount Qv.

Listing Date: 9 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1143756

English Heritage Legacy ID: 69971

Location: St. Michael's Mount, Cornwall, TR17

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Michael's Mount

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

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Listing Text

MARAZION ST MICHAEL'S MOUNT
SW 53 SW
1/61 (was part of 9/157) Gun battery north-north west of St
Michael's Mount qv

GV II*


Gun battery. C17. Granite ashlar and granite rubble walls with embattled parapets.
Plan: platform with 2 outer retaining walls forming an obtuse angle on plan, 5
splayed embrasures to the west wall and 6 similar embrasures to the north wall.
Fitted with 11 cannons, each cannon standing on granite flagged floor with cobbles
between each standing.


Listing NGR: SW5142329858

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

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