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LIGHTHOUSE (MARKING ENTRANCE FROM MERSEY ESTUARY TO SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL, BEOFRE SHIP CANAL WAS BUILT)

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: LIGHTHOUSE (MARKING ENTRANCE FROM MERSEY ESTUARY TO SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL, BEOFRE SHIP CANAL WAS BUILT)

List entry Number: 1130345

Location

LIGHTHOUSE (MARKING ENTRANCE FROM MERSEY ESTUARY TO SHROPSHIRE UNION CANAL, BEOFRE SHIP CANAL WAS BUILT), LOWER MERSEY STREET

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

County:

District: Cheshire West and Chester

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Aug-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 17-May-1985

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56298

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ELLESMERE PORT & NESTON LOWER MERSEY STREET SJ 4077 7/37 Lighthouse (Marking Entrance from Mersey 26.8.71 Estuary to Shropshire Union Canal, before Ship Canal was built) (formerly listed as Lighthouse situated on the banks of the Manchester Ship Canal near the end of Lower Mersey Street) GV II 1881, G R Webb, engineer; tapering octagonal tower of red and blue brick carry- ing lantern under shaped octagonal cupola. On site of previous lighthouse (c.1835-1881).

Listing NGR: SJ4050577413

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40505 77413

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