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Harbour Walls of Sea Mills Docks

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4804 / 51°28'49"N

Longitude: -2.6498 / 2°38'59"W

OS Eastings: 354968

OS Northings: 175913

OS Grid: ST549759

Mapcode National: GBR JN.KVJL

Mapcode Global: VH88M.01ZZ

Plus Code: 9C3VF9J2+43

Entry Name: Harbour Walls of Sea Mills Docks

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202563

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380519

Location: Bristol, BS9

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke Bishop

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Sea Mills St Edyth

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


901-1/52/1730 (North side)
04/03/77 Harbour walls of Sea Mills Docks


Harbour walls. c1715-20. By John Padmore. Rock-faced rubble
walls. HISTORICAL NOTE: the first floating harbour on the
Avon, in use from 1712, and the third in the country after
Rotherhithe and Liverpool. It was used as a whaling station
and by privateers until its closure in 1766.

Listing NGR: ST5496875912

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

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