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Martello tower south east of Buckanay Farm

A Scheduled Monument in Bawdsey, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.0257 / 52°1'32"N

Longitude: 1.4402 / 1°26'24"E

OS Eastings: 636103.541483

OS Northings: 241954.290194

OS Grid: TM361419

Mapcode National: GBR WR3.YS9

Mapcode Global: VHM8L.XB7Y

Entry Name: Martello tower SE of Buckanay Farm

Scheduled Date: 12 July 1960

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1006014

English Heritage Legacy ID: SF 106

County: Suffolk

Civil Parish: Bawdsey

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Alderton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich


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Source: Historic England

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