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Tide Gauge House on South Quay of Greenland Lock

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwark, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4956 / 51°29'44"N

Longitude: -0.0326 / 0°1'57"W

OS Eastings: 536667

OS Northings: 179244

OS Grid: TQ366792

Mapcode National: GBR K5.GFQ

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.DN3T

Entry Name: Tide Gauge House on South Quay of Greenland Lock

Listing Date: 1 July 1983

Last Amended: 17 September 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1385947

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471367

Location: Southwark, London, SE16

County: London

District: 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


SOUTHWARK

TQ3679SE SURREY DOCKS
636-1/25/753 Tide Gauge House on south quay of
01/07/83 Greenland Lock
(Formerly Listed as:
SURREY DOCKS
Guard House on south quay of
Greenland Lock)

GV II

Tide gauge house. c1880-90. Stock brick walls on black brick
plinth, red brick window arches with stucco imposts and keys
and similar doorcase. Pyramidal slate roof with flat eaves and
finial chimney. One storey, one window on square plan.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Plaque records that the building housed a tide gauge which
indicated the height of the water in the river. Erroneously
formerly listed as a guard house.

Listing NGR: TQ3666779244

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

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