Description: Walls of Old Naval Prison
Date Listed: 29 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 293272
OS Grid Reference: TQ4157610370
OS Grid Coordinates: 541576, 110370
Latitude/Longitude: 50.8755, 0.0109
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TQ 4110 SE LEWES LANCASTER STREET
10/290 (south side)
Walls of Old Naval
Walls to Old Naval Prison. 1793. Red brick in English bond with
buttress at north-west corner. L-plan wall about 5 yards long east-
west with longer arm to south, all about 12-15 feet high. The prison
had been built for civilian use but was taken over for use in the
Crimean War; it was demolished in 1963 to make way for a road scheme,
leaving only the walls mentioned above.
Listing NGR: TQ4157610370
Source: English Heritage
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