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Nelson Dry Dock Including Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, Southwark

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Latitude: 51.5041 / 51°30'14"N

Longitude: -0.0324 / 0°1'56"W

OS Eastings: 536658

OS Northings: 180189

OS Grid: TQ366801

Mapcode National: GBR K4.VYB

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.DG79

Plus Code: 9C3XGX39+J2

Entry Name: Nelson Dry Dock Including Gate

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385846

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471265

Location: Southwark, London, SE16

County: Southwark

Electoral Ward/Division: Surrey Docks

Built-Up Area: Southwark

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Rotherhithe Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Listing Text


636-1/21/663 (East side)
01/07/83 Nelson Dry Dock including gate


Dry dock, now filled as pond. Early to mid C19. Formerly
timber-lined, now refaced in concrete with original (altered)
wrought-iron caisson gate to river. Retaining wall with iron
plate ties (taken from ships) to road end.
Associated either with Randell and Brent or Bible and Perry's
ownership of Nelson Docks. One of the important surviving
Nelson's Dock constructions.

Listing NGR: TQ3665880189

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

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