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Description: Powder Magazine and Walls at South West End of Cross Wall
Date Listed: 30 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 171986
OS Grid Reference: TR3819364443
OS Grid Coordinates: 638193, 164443
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3292, 1.4178
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RAMSGATE ROYAL HARBOUR
TR 3864 SW
19/350 Powder Magazine
and walls at
30.10.85 South west end
Powder magazine. 1828 by John Shaw. Ashlar walls and slate roof. Single
storey with swept hipped ends and parapet gutter. No fenestration, but
with wooden panelled doors in each of curved ends. Matching spur in north-
east angle between magazine and flanking wall. Downward stepped ashlar
flanking walls to either side. Designed to hold 600 barrels of gunpowder.
(Busson Cap. 3; Matkin, Maritime Thanet).
Listing NGR: TR3819364443
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Source: English Heritage
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