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© Mr Alistair F Nisbet

IoE Number: 277508
Location: NORTH MARTELLO TOWER APPROXIMATELY 500 METRES EAST OF BRISTOL HILL ON THE SITE OF THE FORMER HMS GANGES, ROYAL NAVAL TRAINING ESTABLISHMENT, BRISTOL HILL (off)
  SHOTLEY, BABERGH, SUFFOLK
Photographer: Mr Alistair F Nisbet
Date Photographed: 02 June 2002
Date listed: 23 February 1989
Date of last amendment: 23 February 1989
Grade II

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TM 23 SESHOTLEYoff BRISTOL HILL7/56North Martello Tower approx500 metres east of BristolHill on the site of the

TM 23 SE SHOTLEY off BRISTOL HILL 7/56 North Martello Tower approx 500 metres east of Bristol Hill on the site of the former HMS Ganges, Royal Naval Training Establishment - II Martello Tower. Circa 1808-1812. Vari-coloured brick. Rusticated stone dressings with keystones to doors and windows, some of which are blocked. Stone coping. Repairs and refacing to brickwork. The large circular tower now supports a black brick and metal water tower. Built as part of defensive system to East and South Coasts during the Napeolionic war. This tower is of the larger, elliptical East Coast type.

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