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Boundary Stone Circa 23 Metres South of Entrance to Captain's House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fortuneswell, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.5677 / 50°34'3"N

Longitude: -2.4472 / 2°26'50"W

OS Eastings: 368422

OS Northings: 74312

OS Grid: SY684743

Mapcode National: GBR PY.HC6W

Mapcode Global: FRA 57RK.QD9

Entry Name: Boundary Stone Circa 23 Metres South of Entrance to Captain's House

Listing Date: 17 May 1983

Last Amended: 17 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 381902

Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Portland

Built-Up Area: Fortuneswell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


PORTLAND CASTLE ROAD,Castletown(West side (off)Boundary stone c 23m S of entrance to Captain's House

Boundary marker.Mid to late C19.Stone c 300mm square to worn pyramidal top,partly concealed by rising road surface level,and immediately adjoining boundary wall to the Castle.South face has'WD BOUNDARY'incised,E and W faces with WD arrow.One of a number of similar stones on the Island,set up by the military authorities;probably carries an identifying number on lower part.

Listing NGR: SY6842274312

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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