Crane Base, Canon's Road, Bristol

Crane Base, Canon's Road, Bristol
Photograph taken 05 October 1999 © Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS. Source Historic England Archive ref: 379064

A stone drum which was formerly the base of a steam crane used for moving heavy loads. It was built around 1890 from Pennant stone. The wharf where it stands is dated 1889 on bollards. It is in Bristol's Floating Harbour area.

Location

Bristol Bristol

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

industry work port ship transport water crane Victorian (1837 - 1901)