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Latitude: 51.4093 / 51°24'33"N
Longitude: -0.5988 / 0°35'55"W
OS Eastings: 497548
OS Northings: 168740
OS Grid: SU975687
Mapcode National: GBR F9C.RD2
Mapcode Global: VHFTN.KVS0
Entry Name: Landing Stage at South East End of Virginia Water
Listing Date: 17 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1028968
English Heritage Legacy ID: 289673
Location: Runnymede, Surrey, SL5
Electoral Ward/Division: Virginia Water
Traditional County: Surrey
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey
Church of England Parish: Virginia Water
Church of England Diocese: Guildford
COUNTY OF SURREY
SU 96 NE 97688 EGHAM BLACKNEST ROAD (OFF)
Landing Stage At South East
End of Viginia Water
Roman remains reset to form a landing stage. These consist of fragments from the Roman
city of Leptis Magna (now in Libya) reset by Sir Jeffery Wyatville after 1827. This consists
of a series of stone fragements re-formed into 4 square piers each having a very elaborate
and florid human mask on the side facing the lake. Between the 2 end piers are cement steps
leading to the water and a plain lower section of cement blocks connects the 2 centre piers.
Included for some good Roman fragments and group value with the Temple of Augustus.
Listing NGR: SU9754868740
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