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Description: Park Wall
Date Listed: 20 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 102016
OS Grid Reference: ST8626222881
OS Grid Coordinates: 386262, 122881
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0052, -2.1972
There is also a scheduled monument, Abbey Precinct Wall on Gold Hill, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.
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1615 GOLD HILL
ST 8622 2/39 20.6.52.
Bounding Gold Hill on its West side. Originally the boundary wall to the
Abbey precincts at their South East corner. It is built on an outcrop
of rock and forms a retaining wall to the steep open strip known as "Park".
It is of stone ashlar with large buttresses of various dates, some battered,
some with offsets. Near its lower end is a blocked opening with segmental
head. [See RCHM]. Scheduled AM.
Listing NGR: ST8622422826
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Source: English Heritage
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