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Low Dock, North Shields

Description: Low Dock

Grade: II
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

Location: Liddell Street, North Tyneside NE30 1NG

Locality: North Shields
County: North Tyneside
Country: England
Postcode: NE30 1NG

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Listing Text

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

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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