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Latitude: 51.4456 / 51°26'44"N
Longitude: 0.7463 / 0°44'46"E
OS Eastings: 590938
OS Northings: 175425
OS Grid: TQ909754
Mapcode National: GBR RS1.9J0
Mapcode Global: VHKJ0.WXDN
Plus Code: 9F32CPWW+6G
Entry Name: Boundary Walls Extendes from Main Gate Along North and North East Side
Listing Date: 13 August 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1244508
English Heritage Legacy ID: 476728
Location: Swale, Kent, ME12
Electoral Ward/Division: Sheerness
Built-Up Area: Sheerness
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TQ 9075 SE GARRISON ROAD
Boundary wall, extends from
15.03.1977 Main Gate along N & NE side
Dockyard boundary wall. c1824-31, by Sir John Rennie, engineer. Yellow stock brick with granite plinth and coping. Tall wall with a band of granite ashlar, above which shallow buttresses divide the wall into square panels. Extends approximately 510 metres NW from the Main Gate (qv), and meets the Boat Basin (qv). Interrupted by Jetty Road entrance. HISTORY: built by Rennie to enclose his complete rebuilding of the Sheerness yard in the 18205. Part of a group with the boundary wall to the S (qv). (Sources: Coad J: The Royal Dockyards 1690-1850: Aldershot: 1989: 182; Rennie Sir J: The Formation and Construction of British and Foreign Harbours: London: 1851: 41 ).
Listing NGR: TQ9093875425
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