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Latitude: 50.4572 / 50°27'26"N
Longitude: -3.527 / 3°31'37"W
OS Eastings: 291698
OS Northings: 63046
OS Grid: SX916630
Mapcode National: GBR QV.XRDD
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HV.9RL
Entry Name: Halden Pier, Torquay Harbour
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202954
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390451
Location: Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX9063 (South side)
885-1/17/483 Halden Pier, Torquay Harbour
Pier. 1867. Engineer JP Margery, contractor, James
Mountstephen, patron, Sir Lawrence Palk. Local grey limestone
rubble "a good deal of the material found by the lowering of
Beacon Hill" (Russell). An outer pier or breakwater, about
300m long, giving the old harbour extra protection and
creating a large, outer harbour. Built at a cost of nearly
»70,000. An important component of the C19 harbour at Torquay.
(Percy Russell: A History of Torquay: Torquay: 1960-: 140).
Listing NGR: SX9169863046
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