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© Mr Alistair F Nisbet

IoE Number: 119984
Location: MARTELLO TOWER, COLNE WAY
  ST OSYTH, TENDRING, ESSEX
Photographer: Mr Alistair F Nisbet
Date Photographed: 01 June 2002
Date listed: 04 July 1986
Date of last amendment: 04 July 1986
Grade II

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ST. OWECOLNE WAY, POINT CLEARTM 01 NE5/151Martello Tower-II

TM 01 NE ST OWE COLNE WAY, POINT CLEAR 5/151 Martello Tower II Martello Tower. Circa 1808-1812. Gault brick. Stone parapet and drain, stone plaque under. 3 windows at half height visible with stone surrounds and keystones, the fourth probably concealed by C20 toilet block. Door at half height, stone surround, segmental head. Stone chute under. 2 C20 doors to base of tower. Recently used Asia restaurant and now with cafe addition to right of door but still basically intact. One of the Clacton Defence Towers q.v.11/11. The Martello Tower at Beacon Hill, Point Clear has been demolished.

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