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Hand Crane on Redcliffe Wharf

A Grade II Listed Building in Bristol, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4485 / 51°26'54"N

Longitude: -2.5932 / 2°35'35"W

OS Eastings: 358870

OS Northings: 172330

OS Grid: ST588723

Mapcode National: GBR C8M.GM

Mapcode Global: VH88N.0VDH

Entry Name: Hand Crane on Redcliffe Wharf

Listing Date: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025029

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379574

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: St Mary Redcliffe with Temple, Bristol and St John the Baptist, Bedminster

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


ST5972 FLOATING HARBOUR, Floating Harbour
901-1/42/1299 (South side)
Hand crane on Redcliffe Wharf


Hand crane. C19. Cast-iron and timber. A rotating hand crane
with gears in a cast-iron frame, and an octagonal boom with
steel bracing. The Floating Harbour was served by small hand
cranes of this type for much of its commercial life, of which
few survive.
(Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-).

Listing NGR: ST5887072330

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