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Powder Magazine and Walls at South West End of Cross Wall, Ramsgate

Description: Powder Magazine and Walls at South West End of Cross Wall

Grade: II
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

Location: Military Road, Margate, Kent CT11 9JF

Locality: Ramsgate
Local Authority: Thanet District Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT11 9JF

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Listing Text

TR 3864 SW
19/350 Powder Magazine
and walls at
30.10.85 South west end
of cross-wall
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

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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