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Latitude: 54.996 / 54°59'45"N
Longitude: -1.4507 / 1°27'2"W
OS Eastings: 435239
OS Northings: 566965
OS Grid: NZ352669
Mapcode National: GBR LB9N.QV
Mapcode Global: WHD4R.PPDB
Entry Name: Locks and Lock Gates in Albert Edward Dock
Listing Date: 19 February 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1184814
English Heritage Legacy ID: 303338
Location: North Tyneside, NE29
County: North Tyneside
Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside
Built-Up Area: Tynemouth
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: Tynemouth, Percy St John
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
TYNEMOUTH HOWDON ROAD (south side, off)
NZ 36 NE
8/93 Locks and Lock gates in Albert
Lock walls and gates. 1882 for Tyne Improvement Commissioners by Ure and Messent.
Walls sandstone ashlar; iron gates. 4 lock walls with curved nosing at entrance to
dock; curved recesses for gate machinery. Western lock has 2 pairs of gates c.25
metres apart, the eastern lock 2 pairs c.4 metres apart. Historical note: the
Coble Dene dock was renamed after its opening by Prince Albert-Edward. Source:
R.W. Johnson, The Making of the Tyne, 1895 pp 108-12.
Listing NGR: NZ3521866997
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