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Mooring Post to North East of Dock Entrance

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.7382 / 53°44'17"N

Longitude: -0.3362 / 0°20'10"W

OS Eastings: 509840

OS Northings: 428147

OS Grid: TA098281

Mapcode National: GBR GNR.MC

Mapcode Global: WHGFR.T92L

Entry Name: Mooring Post to North East of Dock Entrance

Listing Date: 14 March 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1246860

English Heritage Legacy ID: 486989

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU1

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Myton

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull Most Holy and Undivided Trinity

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

The following structure shall be added:


TA0928SE WELLINGTON STREET
680-1/25/10055 (North side)
14-MAR-01 Mooring post to north-east of dock
entrance

II

Mooring post. Erected early C19. C18 cast-iron, 32 pounder cannon, buried in the dock side and used as a mooring posts for ships. These cannon were once commonly used for this purpose, after they had become obsolete as weapons. One of the last two surviving mooring posts of this type in Kingston-upon-Hull.

Dated: 14 March 2001


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