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Latitude: 55.0843 / 55°5'3"N
Longitude: -1.4722 / 1°28'19"W
OS Eastings: 433790
OS Northings: 576782
OS Grid: NZ337767
Mapcode National: GBR L95N.26
Mapcode Global: WHD4C.CG6M
Entry Name: Turntable Mechanism 20 Metres West of the King's Arms Hotel
Listing Date: 15 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1041332
English Heritage Legacy ID: 236076
Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE26
Civil Parish: Seaton Valley
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Delaval Our Lady
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
SEATON SLUICE THE HARBOUR
NZ 3376 NZ 33787678
14/112 Turntable mechanism
20 metres west of
the King's Arms Hotel
Turntable mechanism, C18 or early C19. Cast iron. Circular plate with central
rotating platform on pivot; originally used in monitoring the passage of vessels
through the cut, and the exaction of a toll.
The cut was constructed 1761-4; the last coal shipment left in 1861.
Listed for historical interest.
Listing NGR: NZ3379076782
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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