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Carriage / Wagon Shed, Horseshoe Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea

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Latitude: 51.525 / 51°31'30"N

Longitude: 0.7901 / 0°47'24"E

OS Eastings: 593649

OS Northings: 184368

OS Grid: TQ936843

Mapcode National: GBR RR4.8LB

Mapcode Global: VHKHN.NX2S

Entry Name: Carriage / Wagon Shed, Horseshoe Barracks

Listing Date: 28 April 1986

Last Amended: 17 February 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322322

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122964

Location: Southend-on-Sea, SS3

County: Southend-on-Sea

Electoral Ward/Division: Shoeburyness

Built-Up Area: Southend-on-Sea

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: South Shoebury St Andrew with St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(north west side), Shoebury Garrison

5/97 Carriage/Wagon Shed, Horseshoe Barracks

Vehicle shed at British School of Gunnery, now workshops an stores. c1860s. Cast-iron frame with wrought-iron trusses and corrugated iron roof, and mid C20 rendered infill. Iron frame has I-section beams bolted together, with cast brackets supporting the gutter, and curved ends with sunken panels to round posts, on sandstone plinths at the S end where the ground falls. INTERIOR: has wrought-iron trusses with round ties and angle iron struts. HISTORY: the School of the RA opened in 1859. Included as an example of a prefabricated store, forming part of a complete mid C19 barracks. (Glennie D: Gunners Town: History of Shoeburyness: Civic Publications: 1948-).

Listing NGR: TQ9364984368

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