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Point Battery including King Edward's Tower and Square Tower

A Scheduled Monument in St Thomas, Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7892 / 50°47'20"N

Longitude: -1.1063 / 1°6'22"W

OS Eastings: 463088.778

OS Northings: 99224.1108

OS Grid: SZ630992

Mapcode National: GBR VNM.28

Mapcode Global: FRA 87K0.BSG

Entry Name: Point Battery including King Edward's Tower and Square Tower

Scheduled Date:

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1001870

English Heritage Legacy ID: PO 261

County: Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: St Thomas

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: St Thomas of Canterbury, Portsmouth

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth


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Source: Historic England

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