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Latitude: 51.4489 / 51°26'55"N
Longitude: -2.6096 / 2°36'34"W
OS Eastings: 357734
OS Northings: 172384
OS Grid: ST577723
Mapcode National: GBR C4M.TG
Mapcode Global: VH88M.QV85
Entry Name: Albion Dock
Listing Date: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025026
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379573
Location: Bristol, BS1
County: City of Bristol
Unitary Authority Ward: Hotwells & Harbourside
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Clifton Holy Trinity with St Andrew the Less and St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
This List Entry was subjected to a Minor Amendment on 14 JUL 2017
ST5772 FLOATING HARBOUR, Floating Harbour
901-1/41/1298 (South side)
Dry dock. 1820. For Hillhouse, Sons and Co. Pennant rubble and
squared ashlar. A round-ended dock with 4 steps along the
sides, each with 2 flights of steps down, with caisson lock
HISTORICAL NOTE: formerly the New Dockyard, renamed 1848 after
the company became Charles Hill and Sons. Albion Dock was the
largest in the port, in which some of Bristol's largest ships
were built. Part of a group with the Great Western Dry Dock
(qv), and one of the last structures associated with the
City's shipbuilding past.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-:
Listing NGR: ST5773472384
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