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Latitude: 50.2238 / 50°13'25"N
Longitude: -5.0312 / 5°1'52"W
OS Eastings: 183883
OS Northings: 40369
OS Grid: SW838403
Mapcode National: GBR ZH.B1LR
Mapcode Global: FRA 08BF.RR6
Entry Name: Roundwood Quay
Listing Date: 12 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1159174
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63305
Location: Feock, Cornwall, TR3
Civil Parish: Feock
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Feock
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 84 SW FEOCK
2/17 Roundwood Quay
Quay. Trading site since at least The Iron Age but present structure is circa late
C18. Slatestone rubble with granite quoins and copings linked by iron staples.
Situated at the head of a peninsula between Cowlands Creek and Lamouth Creek.
Polygonal loading area with retaining quay walling to north, east and south east and
south sides. 6 loading bays. Walling is mostly vertically-set drystone rubble
alternating to south walling with shorter sections with horizontal coarsing. Loading
bays have side walls with horizontally coursed rubble and cobbled ramps between. At
south end of east wall is flight of granite steps.
Roundwood Quay in the C18 was used to ship copper and tin ore from Chacewater and
North Downs mines. Vessels up to 300 tons were able to moor alongside at the lowest
Information from 'Roundwood Quay on the River Fal' by R.C. Curtis.
Listing NGR: SW8388340369
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