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Latitude: 51.7773 / 51°46'38"N
Longitude: 1.1319 / 1°7'54"E
OS Eastings: 616148
OS Northings: 213377
OS Grid: TM161133
Mapcode National: GBR TR4.JZD
Mapcode Global: VHLD4.KLRC
Entry Name: Martello Tower, Adjacent to Sea Wall Clacton Golf Course
Listing Date: 4 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1111524
English Heritage Legacy ID: 119878
Location: Tendring, Essex, CO15
Electoral Ward/Division: St James
Built-Up Area: Clacton-on-Sea
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Clacton St James
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
CLACTON-ON-SEA OFF WEST ROAD
TM 11 SE
11/18 Martello Tower,
adjacent to sea wall,
Clacton Golf Course
Martello Tower. Circa 1808-1812. Vari-coloured brick, made at Grays Essex.
Stone parapet. Rusticated stone dressings to 4 windows and a door at-half
height. Built at a cost of approximately £5,000 the garrison was stationed at
Weeley barracks due to the unhealthiness of the coast. Kenneth Walker The
History of Clacton 1966.
Listing NGR: TM1614813377
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