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South End Chain Tower

Hob Uid: 1062148
Location :
City of Kingston upon Hull
Non Civil Parish
Grid Ref : TA1016028370
Summary : The round tower at the east end of the South Town Wall was strengthened in 1541 to take the mechanism for an anti-shipping chain which anchored near the South Blockhouse on the opposite side of the River Hull. There were three chambers over the chain house. No evidence of the building now remains.
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Monument Types:
Monument Period Name : Medieval
Display Date :
Monument End Date : 1541
Monument Start Date : 1321
Monument Type : Tower
Evidence : Documentary Evidence
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
Display Date :
Monument End Date : 1810
Monument Start Date :
Monument Type : Boom Tower, Tower, Boom
Evidence : Documentary Evidence
Monument Period Name : Post Medieval
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Monument End Date :
Monument Start Date : 1541
Monument Type : Boom Tower, Boom
Evidence : Documentary Evidence

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External Cross Reference Source : National Monuments Record Number
External Cross Reference Number : TA 12 NW 73
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Related Warden Records :
Associated Monuments : 1062074
Relationship type : General association

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