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Description: Cannon Adjacent to North East Corner of Number 17 Rochford Post Office
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 123220
OS Grid Reference: TQ8764390588
OS Grid Coordinates: 587643, 190588
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5829, 0.7070
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ROCHFORD NORTH STREET
TQ 8790 NE
15/229 Cannon adjacent to
north east corner of
No. 17 Rochford Post
Cannon, now used as a bollard. C18/C19. Cast iron. Set in an upright position
at the corner of the Post Office. Believed to be one of 3 cannon in Rochford at
the time of the Napoleonic Wars. The muzzle splays outwards from a barrel ring.
The pivot arms are visible above ground. No 17 is not included.
Listing NGR: TQ8764390588
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Source: English Heritage
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