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Slipway to West of Royal Native Oyster Stores, Whitstable

Description: Slipway to West of Royal Native Oyster Stores

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 April 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 170884

OS Grid Reference: TR1051566819
OS Grid Coordinates: 610515, 166819
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3614, 1.0225

Location: Horsebridge Road, Canterbury, Kent CT5 1BU

Locality: Whitstable
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT5 1BU

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Listing Text

TR 1066 NE
1/204 Slipway to west of Royal
Native Oyster Stores
Slipway. 1890 or earlier. Slipway of stone setts with granite curbs on stone
slabs on wooden pile substructure. This was used for hauling the oyster boats
up the beach to the oyster stores and is included as part of the production
process of the oyster loads.

Listing NGR: TR1051566819

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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