HARBOUR WALLS INCLUDING EAST AND WEST WHARFS, INNER JETTIES AND MAIN PIER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1208936
Date first listed:
22-May-1972
Statutory Address:
HARBOUR WALLS INCLUDING EAST AND WEST WHARFS, INNER JETTIES AND MAIN PIER, THE WHARF

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Location

Statutory Address:
HARBOUR WALLS INCLUDING EAST AND WEST WHARFS, INNER JETTIES AND MAIN PIER, THE WHARF

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

District:
Cornwall (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Porthleven
National Grid Reference:
SW6281625694

Details

SW6225 631-1/6/270 22/05/72

HELSTON THE WHARF, Porthleven Harbour walls including east & west wharfs, inner jetties and main pier

GV II

Harbour walls and steps. 1811-1825. Extended 1855-1858. For Harveys of Hayle. Some rubble walls but mostly built of large granite blocks with large granite copings, some with original iron cramps, others rusted away or replaced with stainless steel cramps; several large granite bollards. Plan: inner and outer harbours with retaining slots and hoisting derrick of former barrier to protect inner harbour. Several flights of granite steps and one slipway. (Pascoe S N: The Early History of Porthleven: Redruth: 1989-: 8-20).

Listing NGR: SW6281625694

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
385569
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pascoe, S N, The Early History of Porthleven, (1989), 8-20

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 27 Mar 2007
Reference: IOE01/16440/33
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