HeritageGateway - Home
Site Map
Text size: A A A
You are here: Home > > > > Dorset HER Result
Dorset HERPrintable version | About Dorset HER | Visit Dorset HER online...

For guidance please refer to the Dorset HER web page.

Name:Church Hope North Piers, Portland
Type of Record:Monument
HER Number:MDO19620
Last edited:Sep

Monument Type(s)

  • QUAY (Post Medieval - 1745 AD? to 1900 AD?)


Site of two piers or quays on north side of Church Hope Cove. '‘Church hope key’ marked on map of 1745. Two piers were shown here, with another on south side (‘Church Hope Piers’) in 1800 and 1837. Outlines of two piers shown (not named) shown on the Tithe Map at ‘Church Ope’ in 1841.

Sources and Further Reading

<1>SDO10234 - Map: Roper, T. 1745. A Plan of the Island of Portland in the County of Dorsett, with a description of his Ma’ty’s Demesne Lands and Quarries there….
<2>SDO10235 - Map: F Webb and Co Salisbury. 1800. A Map of the Isle of Portland.
<3>SDO10347 - Map: E and G N Driver. 1837. Plan of a Customary Freehold Estate in the Isle of Portland, For Sale.
<4>SDO10253 - Map: 1841. Portland Tithe Map.

If you have any comments or new information on this record, please email us.