QUEEN ELIZABETHS POCKET PISTOL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1258542

Date first listed: 07-Mar-1975

Statutory Address: QUEEN ELIZABETHS POCKET PISTOL

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: QUEEN ELIZABETHS POCKET PISTOL

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

County: Kent

District: Dover (District Authority)

Parish: Dover

National Grid Reference: TR 32527 41709

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History

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Details

685 DOVER CASTLE

"Queen Elizabeth's Pocket Pistol" TR 3241 1/95

II

A C16 Flemish cannon set on a C19 gun carriage and embedded in a plinth of paving stones. The gun is of bronze having the most elaborate and o~amental Renaissarce motifs. The gun carriage was constructed by the Duke of Wellington in 1821 and has the Royal Arms and shell, dolphin and Tudor rose motifs. The wheels have spokes in the form of fasoes with fleurs de lye inside the rim and lions headi decorating the axles.

Listing NGR: TR3256141652

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 177827

Legacy System: LBS

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