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Low Dock

A Grade II Listed Building in Tynemouth, North Tyneside

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Latitude: 55.0067 / 55°0'23"N

Longitude: -1.4426 / 1°26'33"W

OS Eastings: 435748

OS Northings: 568152

OS Grid: NZ357681

Mapcode National: GBR LBCK.G1

Mapcode Global: WHD4R.TF75

Entry Name: Low Dock

Listing Date: 23 April 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355008

English Heritage Legacy ID: 303438

Location: North Tyneside, NE29

County: North Tyneside

Electoral Ward/Division: Riverside

Built-Up Area: Tynemouth

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: North Shields Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

The following building shall be included on the list:-
NZ 36 NE
(south east side)
Graving Dock. Early C19. Ashlar repaired with concrete. 65 metres long and
20 metres wide. This dock has stepped stone sides, with a single staircase.
To the south the dock gate abutments curve inwards, the iron dock gates, now
collapsed, block the mouth of this dock, the northern end curves to a point.
This is the oldest surviving graving dock on Tyneside. (R.C.H.M.E)

Listing NGR: NZ3574868152

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

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