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River Don Wharf Opposite West End of Quay Road, Thorne

Description: River Don Wharf Opposite West End of Quay Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 334698

OS Grid Reference: SE6748114072
OS Grid Coordinates: 467481, 414072
Latitude/Longitude: 53.6189, -0.9813

Location: Waterside, Thorne, Doncaster DN8 4JH

Locality: Thorne
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN8 4JH

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Listing Text

SE 61 SE
River Don wharf
opposite west end
of Quay Road
River wharf. Probably improved to its present state in mid C19. Dressed
gritstone. Substantial retaining wall with offset bands and heavy stone
copings linked by iron cramps. Central recess with stone steps down, one
side wall inscribed with line and words 'LEVEL AT STAINFORTH'. Situated on
old course of the River Don which is now canalised to the west. Waterside
formed a port of considerable importance in the area.

Listing NGR: SE6748114072

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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