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Latitude: 50.3422 / 50°20'32"N
Longitude: -3.5425 / 3°32'33"W
OS Eastings: 290334
OS Northings: 50283
OS Grid: SX903502
Mapcode National: GBR QW.4TQS
Mapcode Global: FRA 38G4.9QM
Entry Name: The Tower
Listing Date: 18 October 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108546
English Heritage Legacy ID: 100576
Location: Kingswear, South Hams, Devon, TQ6
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: Kingswear
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Brixham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 95 SW KINGSWEAR FROWARD POINT
10/34 The Tower
(formerly listed in
18.10.49 Brixham UD)
Navigation daymark (beacon), situated on headland, Froward Point. Built in 1864.
Slate rubble tower 80 feet high. Octagonal on plan, sharply battered with trun-
cated open top, and tall narrow pointed-head openings on each side at base form-
ing eight stilted piers. Built as a navigational aid by the Dart Harbour
Listing NGR: SX9033450283
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