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Powder Magazine and Walls at South West End of Cross Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsgate, Kent

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3292 / 51°19'45"N

Longitude: 1.4178 / 1°25'3"E

OS Eastings: 638193

OS Northings: 164443

OS Grid: TR381644

Mapcode National: GBR X0L.R7T

Mapcode Global: VHMCW.JVCF

Entry Name: Powder Magazine and Walls at South West End of Cross Wall

Listing Date: 30 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 171986

Location: Ramsgate, Thanet, Kent, CT11

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Civil Parish: Ramsgate

Built-Up Area: Ramsgate

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

RAMSGATE ROYAL HARBOUR
TR 3864 SW
19/350 Powder Magazine
and walls at
30.10.85 South west end
of cross-wall
GV II
Powder magazine. 1828 by John Shaw. Ashlar walls and slate roof. Single
storey with swept hipped ends and parapet gutter. No fenestration, but
with wooden panelled doors in each of curved ends. Matching spur in north-
east angle between magazine and flanking wall. Downward stepped ashlar
flanking walls to either side. Designed to hold 600 barrels of gunpowder.
(Busson Cap. 3; Matkin, Maritime Thanet).

Listing NGR: TR3819364443

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