Monument record BAW 010 - Martello Tower W at Rose Cottage, East Lane Farm (SE of)

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Scheduled Monument - Martello tower W (number 5), built AD 1810-1812.


Grid reference Centred TM 3559 3976 (243m by 285m)
Map sheet TM33NE


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Martello tower W (number 5), built AD 1810-1812. Just off the beach, built in saucer-shaped hollow, probably artificial. Trap door to rear. Condition good (S1)(S2).

Sources/Archives (10)

  • <M1> (No record type): SAM file:.
  • <R1> Index: OS. OS Card. OS, card TM33NE1.
  • <S1> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. Scheduling information.
  • <S2> (No record type): OS, 1 inch map (1st ed), sheet 64, 1838.
  • <M2> (No record type): APs: RAF 1953, 58/1007, Nos 0057-0061.
  • <S3> Unpublished document: Millward J. 2007. An Assessment of the East Coast Martello Towers.
  • <S4> Bibliographic reference: Sutcliffe, S. 1972. Martello towers.
  • <S5> Bibliographic reference: 1997. English Martello Towers: A Concise Guide. pg 9-63.
  • <S5> Unpublished document: Department of the Environment. 1984. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. vol.1218.
  • <S6> Digital archive: Historic England. National Record Of the Historic Environment.

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Record last edited

Aug 10 2021 10:49AM

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