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Egerton Dock

A Grade II Listed Building in Birkenhead, Wirral

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3989 / 53°23'55"N

Longitude: -3.0215 / 3°1'17"W

OS Eastings: 332177

OS Northings: 389599

OS Grid: SJ321895

Mapcode National: GBR 7YB4.NB

Mapcode Global: WH876.KTFR

Entry Name: Egerton Dock

Listing Date: 10 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201576

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389187

Location: Wirral, CH41

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bidston and St James

Built-Up Area: Birkenhead

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Birkenhead Christ the King

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


BIRKENHEAD

SJ3289 EGERTON DOCK
789-1/9/64 (East side)
Egerton Dock

GV II

Dock. Opened 1847. By J.M.Rendel, engineer. Coursed and
squared sandstone with some cast-iron dock furniture. Square
in plan with stone walls and wharf surfaces. Cast-iron
bollards. The dock is the only substantially surviving part of
Rendel's original plan for Birkenhead Docks, and was altered
in the 1880's when the original lock system intended to
connect the dock to the proposed low water basin was removed.
The dock is now partially infilled, but believed to be intact.


Listing NGR: SJ3217789599

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