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Cast Iron Posts and Railings to E of Dock Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Butetown, Cardiff

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4651 / 51°27'54"N

Longitude: -3.1651 / 3°9'54"W

OS Eastings: 319158

OS Northings: 174655

OS Grid: ST191746

Mapcode National: GBR KMS.7R

Mapcode Global: VH6FF.3F2Q

Entry Name: Cast Iron Posts and Railings to E of Dock Lane

Listing Date: 20 August 1992

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 13985

Building Class: Domestic

Location: Dock Lane is to the E of Bute Street, and runs from Pascoe House to the former Mercantile Marine Office.

County: Cardiff

Community: Butetown

Community: Butetown

Built-Up Area: Cardiff

Traditional County: Glamorgan

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Exterior

Cast iron posts and railings which were formerly the boundary to Docks area. Length of this section of railings approximately 220 metres.
Seventy four posts circa 2 metres high, round shafts with bases, cubiform plinths with 4-pointed star decoration to faces, design of plinths repeated above capitals, and hexagonal pinnacles. two modern brick piers associated with electricity supply.

Posts have inscription in raised lettering, 'Bayliss & Co, Wolverhampton'.
Between posts, simple iron railings.

Reasons for Listing

Listed for group value with other listed buildings in Bute Street.

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