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Blackwall River Police Station

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackwall & Cubitt Town, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5024 / 51°30'8"N

Longitude: -0.0076 / 0°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 538385

OS Northings: 180045

OS Grid: TQ383800

Mapcode National: GBR L0.2RB

Mapcode Global: VHGR1.THCL

Entry Name: Blackwall River Police Station

Listing Date: 27 September 1973

Last Amended: 1 July 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1065224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205866

Location: Tower Hamlets, London, E14

County: London

District: Tower Hamlets

Electoral Ward/Division: Blackwall & Cubitt Town

Built-Up Area: Tower Hamlets

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: All Saints Poplar

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

COLDHARBOUR E14
1.
4431
TQ 3880 26/873 River Police Station.
II
The address shall be amended to read:-
COLDHARBOUR E14
Blackwall River Police
Station.
The description shall be amended to read as follows:-
2.
1894. Architect John Butler, not surprisingly a Norman Shaw influenced design.
Built on river wall with slipway for boats underneath. Red brick with white stone
bands, parapet with central coped gable. Four storeys, 4 bays. Windows 2 and
3 light with stone mullions and 2 central bays for lookout over the river.
Probably the first River Police Station built as such.

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COLDHARBOUR E14
4431
(East Side)
River Police Station
TQ 3880 26/873
II
2.
1894. Built on river wall with slipway for boats underneath. Red brick with
white stone bands, parapet with central, coped gable. 4 storeys, 4 bays. Windows
2 and 3 light with stone mullions and 2 central bays for lookout over the river.
Probably the first River Police Station built as such.


Listing NGR: TQ3838580045

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