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Latitude: 50.7123 / 50°42'44"N
Longitude: -1.9892 / 1°59'21"W
OS Eastings: 400860
OS Northings: 90292
OS Grid: SZ008902
Mapcode National: GBR XQ0.XJ
Mapcode Global: FRA 67Q6.8VT
Entry Name: Town Beam
Listing Date: 28 May 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1217534
English Heritage Legacy ID: 412633
Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH15
Electoral Ward/Division: Poole Town
Built-Up Area: Poole
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Poole St James with St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SZ0090SE THE QUAY
958-1/17/196 (North side)
28/05/74 Town Beam
Town beam wool scales. Medieval, repaired 1947. Timber with
iron bar and terminals. Cruciform post and cross bar with
diagonal braces and horizontal iron tie with eye holes each
end. An historically important survival, the wool trade having
been of great importance to the medieval town.
(RCHME: County of Dorset (South East): London: 1970-: 205).
Listing NGR: SZ0086090292
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