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Description: Inner Basin Walls, Bollards, Slipway and Steps
Date Listed: 30 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 171984
OS Grid Reference: TR3822364666
OS Grid Coordinates: 638223, 164666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3312, 1.4183
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RAMSGATE ROYAL HARBOUR
TR 3864 NW + TR 3864 SW
13 + 19/348 Inner basin walls,
30.10.85 and steps
Inner basin walls, bollards, slipway and steps. 1750-c.1790. Military
road (north-west side of basin) 1805. Faced with granite with granite
coping: flights of steps and slipway and 27 granite bollards. The inner
basin was originally conceived by Smeaton to provide a head of water to
scour out the outer harbour (see crosswall etc and sluices, item 13 & 19/347).
(Busson, Cap.3; Matkin, Maritime Thanet).
Listing NGR: TR3822364666
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Source: English Heritage
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