Description: Low Dock
Date Listed: 23 April 1990
English Heritage Building ID: 303438
OS Grid Reference: NZ3574868152
OS Grid Coordinates: 435748, 568152
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0067, -1.4426
The following building shall be included on the list:-
NZ 36 NE
(south east side)
Graving Dock. Early C19. Ashlar repaired with concrete. 65 metres long and
20 metres wide. This dock has stepped stone sides, with a single staircase.
To the south the dock gate abutments curve inwards, the iron dock gates, now
collapsed, block the mouth of this dock, the northern end curves to a point.
This is the oldest surviving graving dock on Tyneside. (R.C.H.M.E)
Listing NGR: NZ3574868152
Source: English Heritage
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