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Latitude: 50.3631 / 50°21'47"N
Longitude: -4.1364 / 4°8'11"W
OS Eastings: 248144
OS Northings: 53644
OS Grid: SX481536
Mapcode National: GBR RC9.C5
Mapcode Global: FRA 2872.LCJ
Entry Name: Remains of Frederick's Battery on Plymouth Hoe
Listing Date: 25 January 1954
Last Amended: 10 January 2020
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386214
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473598
Location: Plymouth, PL1
County: City of Plymouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Peter and the Waterfront
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Plymouth
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
SX4853NW MADEIRA ROAD, Barbican
740-1/67/24 (South side)
Fishers Nose Artillery Tower and SE
Wall facing Firestone Bay
(Formerly Listed as:
Stonehouse, Firestone Bay
Fisher's Nose Artillery Tower)
Remains of tower built for coastal defence. c1537-39. Battered
Plymouth limestone rubble walls with dressed granite quoins.
Rectangular plan projecting to the west and returned back to
the cliff at the east end.
Part of a series of towers built in Plymouth during the reign
of Henry VIII.
Listing NGR: SX4814353629
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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