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Latitude: 54.5499 / 54°32'59"N
Longitude: -3.5966 / 3°35'47"W
OS Eastings: 296823
OS Northings: 518357
OS Grid: NX968183
Mapcode National: GBR 3HBT.4R
Mapcode Global: WH5Z1.QWHV
Entry Name: Old Fort
Listing Date: 20 July 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1335968
English Heritage Legacy ID: 75900
Location: Whitehaven, Copeland, Cumbria, CA28
Civil Parish: Whitehaven
Built-Up Area: Whitehaven
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Kells St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NX 91 NE 2/9 20.7.49.
On quayside between Old Quay and Old New Quay. Scanty remains of fortress
built 1639, and attacked by Paul Jones in his celebrated raid on Whitehaven
in April 1778.
Listing NGR: NX9682318357
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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