Number 18 Storehouse, Portsmouth Naval Dockyard, Portsmouth, Hampshire

Number 18 Storehouse, Portsmouth Naval Dockyard, Portsmouth, Hampshire
Photograph taken 1956 © Historic England Archive ref: AA98/04648

The gable end of number 18 Storehouse at Portsmouth Naval Dockyard. This 18th-century building was formerly the ropehouse where rope was spun to rig the fleet. Note the tracks of the dock railway in the foreground.

Location

Portsmouth Portsmouth

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

warehouse store navy military people sailor 1950s (1950 - 1959) georgian (1714 - 1836)