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Latitude: 53.4324 / 53°25'56"N
Longitude: -3.0343 / 3°2'3"W
OS Eastings: 331379
OS Northings: 393340
OS Grid: SJ313933
Mapcode National: GBR 7X7R.W9
Mapcode Global: WH870.CZBK
Entry Name: Gateway to Former Liscard Battery
Listing Date: 20 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1273516
English Heritage Legacy ID: 444467
Location: Wirral, CH45
Electoral Ward/Division: New Brighton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Wallasey
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
SJ 39 SW WALLASEY MAGAZINE BROW
3/51 Gateway to
Gateway. Dated 1858. Rock-faced stone with ashlar
dressings. Entrance archway with 4-centred head and
continuous double-chamfered mouldings has datestone above.
Top corbelled embattled parapet. Flanking octagonal towers
have slots and cornices with embattled parapets. Formed
entrance to Liscard battery, built to defend the approaches
to Liverpool on the site of powder magazines.
Listing NGR: SJ3137993340
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