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ALEXANDRA DOCK GRAVING DOCK

Site Details

© Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey licence number 0100022206

NPRN 506465

Map Reference ST38NW

Grid Reference ST31878542

Unitary (Local) Authority Newport

Old County Monmouthshire

Community Pillgwenlly

Type of Site DOCK

Broad Class MARITIME

Period Post Medieval

Site Description A graving dock is shown near the old entrance to Alexandra Dock on a historic chart. The dock has now been partially infilled as part of the North Quay but appears to retains its dock gates.

Event and Historical Information:
This edition of the Admiralty chart was first published in August 1860 and continued in use with minor revisions until 1886.

Sources include:
Historic Admiralty Chart 2682-A10, RCAHMW Digital Collections

Maritime Officer, RCAHMW, November 2009.

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