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NORTH PIER WITH CRANE ATTACHED AND LIGHTHOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NORTH PIER WITH CRANE ATTACHED AND LIGHTHOUSE

List entry Number: 1025352

Location

NORTH PIER WITH CRANE ATTACHED AND LIGHTHOUSE, PIER ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:

District: North Tyneside

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 303357

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TYNEMOUTH PIER ROAD (south end) NZ 36 NE and NZ 3769 SW Tynemouth 10/111 & 8/111 North Pier with crane attached and Lighthouse.

G.V. II

Pier and lighthouse. 1854-1895; partly rebuilt in 1909. Engineers W.A. Brookes to 1858, J. F. Ure from 1858, and P.J. Messent from 1862, for Tyne Improvement Commissioners. Rock-faced stone pier and north shelter wall, iron crane. Painted rendered ashlar lighthouse with glass lantern. Pier c900 metres long. Tall tapered lighthouse, on round platform, has recessed door in south side. The crane is not of special interest. Sources: J. Guthrie The River Tyne (1880); R. W. Johnson The Making of the Tyne (Newcastle 1895).

Listing NGR: NZ3779969194

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Guthrie, J, The River Tyne, (1880)
Johnson, RW , The Making of the Tyne, (1895)

National Grid Reference: NZ 37799 69194

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