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The old prison and pump

A Scheduled Monument in Swanage, Dorset

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Monument location is shown with schedule boundary polygons where available, otherwise marked as a point on the map which approximates to the centre of the monument.


Latitude: 50.6085 / 50°36'30"N

Longitude: -1.9591 / 1°57'32"W

OS Eastings: 402986.595086

OS Northings: 78750.278057

OS Grid: SZ029787

Mapcode National: GBR 459.PJD

Mapcode Global: FRA 67SG.GKS

Entry Name: The old prison and pump

Scheduled Date: 4 December 1951

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1002727

English Heritage Legacy ID: DO 153

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Swanage

Built-Up Area: Swanage

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Swanage St Mary the Virgin

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