This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SX 4554 SW PLYMOUTH SOUTH YARD, Devonport Dockyard
740-1/98/209 Dockyard wall extending from E of Ropery complex to E of No.1 Slip
Dockyard wall. 1763- 71. Limestone rubble. Tall wall with moulded coping extends approx. 500m from E of the entrance to the No.1 Covered Slip to N of the Master Ropemaker's House (qv). HISTORY: enclosed the area E and S of the ropeyard, which was completed in 1771, and has considerable group value with the listed ropeyard buildings.
Listing NGR: SX4520454292
Copyright IoE Catherine Brown. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Brown, Catherine
Rights Holder: Brown, Catherine
Limestone, Rubble, Georgian Wall, Monument <By Form>, Barrier, Naval Dockyard, Industrial, Dockyard, Marine Construction Site, Maritime