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Latitude: 50.8755 / 50°52'31"N
Longitude: 0.0109 / 0°0'39"E
OS Eastings: 541576
OS Northings: 110370
OS Grid: TQ415103
Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.3KQ
Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.G2P
Entry Name: Walls of Old Naval Prison
Listing Date: 29 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1043758
English Heritage Legacy ID: 293272
Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Lewes
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: St John sub-Castro, Lewes
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 4110 SE LEWES LANCASTER STREET
10/290 (south side)
Walls of Old Naval
Walls to Old Naval Prison. 1793. Red brick in English bond with
buttress at north-west corner. L-plan wall about 5 yards long east-
west with longer arm to south, all about 12-15 feet high. The prison
had been built for civilian use but was taken over for use in the
Crimean War; it was demolished in 1963 to make way for a road scheme,
leaving only the walls mentioned above.
Listing NGR: TQ4157610370
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