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Cannon Adjacent to North East Corner of Number 17 Rochford Post Office, Rochford

Description: Cannon Adjacent to North East Corner of Number 17 Rochford Post Office

Grade: II
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

Location: 11 North Street, Rochford, Essex SS4 1AA

Locality: Rochford
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS4 1AA

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Listing Text

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

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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