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Walls, Quays and Bollards to Bathurst Basin

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4472 / 51°26'49"N

Longitude: -2.5952 / 2°35'42"W

OS Eastings: 358731

OS Northings: 172187

OS Grid: ST587721

Mapcode National: GBR C8N.02

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YWWH

Plus Code: 9C3VCCW3+VW

Entry Name: Walls, Quays and Bollards to Bathurst Basin

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204010

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378924

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5872 BATHURST BASIN, Floating Harbour
901-1/42/1279 Walls, quays and bollards to
04/03/77 Bathurst Basin

GV II

Quay walls, steps and bollards. c1809. By William Jessop.
Pennant ashlar and cast-iron. Surrounding walls to the basin
and its locks, extending out of S lock approx 100m each side
along the New Cut, with mooring bollards and capstans set
beside them. Part of Jessop's design for the Floating Harbour,
completed in 1809. New landing stages in the Cut by the
entrance to Bathurst Basin were built in 1852.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
33).


Listing NGR: ST5873172187

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