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Latitude: 50.6081 / 50°36'28"N
Longitude: -1.9539 / 1°57'14"W
OS Eastings: 403355
OS Northings: 78704
OS Grid: SZ033787
Mapcode National: GBR 459.YL4
Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.JKY
Entry Name: The Stone Quay and Stone Sea Retaining Wall Between the Stone Quay and the Ramp Adjoining
Listing Date: 21 March 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1152369
English Heritage Legacy ID: 108181
Location: Swanage, Purbeck, Dorset, BH19
Civil Parish: Swanage
Built-Up Area: Swanage
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
The Stone Quay and stone sea
retaining wall between the Stone
Quay and the ramp adjoining
SZ 0378 NW 5/55
Built in the early C19 by William Morton Pitt for the stone export and fishing
industries. Purbeck Stone structure with curved end, projecting into the sea.
Parapet on east side. Parapet of ashlar, main structure of rubble. Projecting
stone groyne to the east. Above and adjoining the retaining wall can be seen the
remains of the stone tramway.
Listing NGR: SZ0335578704
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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