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Latitude: 51.6971 / 51°41'49"N
Longitude: -4.9564 / 4°57'23"W
OS Eastings: 195783
OS Northings: 203960
OS Grid: SM957039
Mapcode National: GBR G7.W2LF
Mapcode Global: VH1S0.1LLT
Entry Name: Building Slip No 2
Listing Date: 18 January 1974
Last Amended: 18 February 1994
Source ID: 14392
Building Class: Maritime
Location: Situated at NW end of dockyard, between Slip No 1 and Graving Dock.
Community: Pembroke Dock (Doc Penfro)
Community: Pembroke Dock
Locality: The Dockyard
Built-Up Area: Pembroke Dock
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
Slips Nos 1 and 2 were added after 1841 and before 1847-9 when the iron roofs were constructed by George Baker and Son (Report on Navy estimates House of Commons 28/7/1848). The length in 1858 was 265 feet, but 1877 map gives 310 feet.
Circa 1845 shipbuilding slip, one of 4 remaining from the 13 listed in 1981. Limestone ashlar sides with granite copings, concrete bottom. Battered side walls with two high steps (or 'altars') ending at flight of granite steps each side at N end. Flight of steps in each side wall. N end has slot each side for caisson. Granite coping in three steps each side. S end has been remodelled in concrete, signs of earlier lengthening in rubble stone.
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