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© Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS

IoE Number: 380748
Photographer: Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS
Date Photographed: 04 August 1999
Date listed: 30 December 1994
Date of last amendment: 30 December 1994
Grade II

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BRISTOLST5772UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour901-1/41/1315Patent slip and quay walls

BRISTOL ST5772 UNDERFALL YARD, Floating Harbour 901-1/41/1315 Patent slip and quay walls GV II Patent slip and quay walls. Mid C19, restored 1888. Granite and Pennant rubble. 1 in 14 inclined slip with rails and timber cradle on wheels, drawn by an electric winch. Quay walls extend approx 50m along frontage of the Underfall Yard. HISTORICAL NOTE: Built on land reclaimed behind Jessop's 1809 Overfall Dam, originally part of the c1850 Nova Scotia Yard, purchased by the Docks Committee in 1880. Capable of raising a load of 250 tons. (Lord J and Southam J: The Floating Harbour: Bristol: 1983-: 65).

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