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Description: The Stone Quay and Stone Sea Retaining Wall Between the Stone Quay and the Ramp Adjoining
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108181
OS Grid Reference: SZ0335578704
OS Grid Coordinates: 403355, 78704
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6080, -1.9539
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The Stone Quay and stone sea
retaining wall between the Stone
Quay and the ramp adjoining
SZ 0378 NW 5/55
Built in the early C19 by William Morton Pitt for the stone export and fishing
industries. Purbeck Stone structure with curved end, projecting into the sea.
Parapet on east side. Parapet of ashlar, main structure of rubble. Projecting
stone groyne to the east. Above and adjoining the retaining wall can be seen the
remains of the stone tramway.
Listing NGR: SZ0335578704
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Source: English Heritage
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