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Latitude: 50.9138 / 50°54'49"N
Longitude: 0.9697 / 0°58'10"E
OS Eastings: 608852
OS Northings: 116899
OS Grid: TR088168
Mapcode National: GBR T12.L09
Mapcode Global: FRA D6XP.HM4
Entry Name: The Old Lighthouse
Listing Date: 5 August 1992
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1252010
English Heritage Legacy ID: 175253
Location: Lydd, Shepway, Kent, TN29
Civil Parish: Lydd
Built-Up Area: Dungeness
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
The following building shall be added to the list:-
TR 01 NE
6/10001 The Old Lighthouse
Disused lighthouse, now museum. Built between 1901-1904 it
replaced the lighthouse erected by William Coke of Holkham in
1792. Tapering structure of 6 storeys, built of glazed brick with
iron handrail at top and glass lookout. 143 feet in height and
38 feet in diameter. Plinth. Central part of white brick has been
painted over. Cambered casement windows and cambered doorcase
with fanlight, 3 steps and stone plaque above with Coat of Arms
of Trinity House.
[See PEVSNER ed. B. O. E. "West Kent and the Weald". p252]
Listing NGR: TR0885216899
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