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|Type of record:||Monument|
|Name:||Slipway on the coast at Hythe|
A slipway on the coast at Hythe is visible on Epochs 3-4 (1908 and 1946) of 1:2500 historic Ordnance Survey mapping. The feature was given a monument polygon during historic mapping enhancement as part of the South East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey.
|Grid Reference:||TR 16244 34128|
|Parish:||HYTHE, SHEPWAY, KENT|
- SLIPWAY (Modern - 1901 AD to 2050 AD)
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A slipway on the coast at Hythe is visible on Epochs 3-4 (1908 and 1946) of 1:2500 historic Ordnance Survey mapping [1-2]. The feature appears to have been converted into steps on MasterMap (2009) . The slipway has a maximum area of 9.3m by 8.4m and appears to be incorporated into the seawall.
The feature was given a monument polygon (mapped from the Epoch 3 edition ) during historic mapping enhancement as part of the South East Rapid Coastal Zone Assessment Survey.
<1> Ordnance Survey, 1905-10, Ordnance Survey 1:2500 3rd edition: 1901-1912, 1908/1:2500 (Map). SWX11833.
<2> Ordnance Survey, 1928-1947, Ordnance Survey 1:2500 4th edition 1928-1947, 1946/1:2500 (Map). Ske12644.
<3> Ordnance Survey, 2009, OS MasterMap, 2009/MasterMap (Cartographic materials). SWX15710.
Sources and further reading
|<1>||Map: Ordnance Survey. 1905-10. Ordnance Survey 1:2500 3rd edition: 1901-1912. 1:2500. 1908/1:2500. |
|<2>||Map: Ordnance Survey. 1928-1947. Ordnance Survey 1:2500 4th edition 1928-1947. 1946/1:2500. |
|<3>||Cartographic materials: Ordnance Survey. 2009. OS MasterMap. 2009/MasterMap. |