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  Brian Moseley, Plymouth
Webpage created: July 01, 2017.
Webpage updated: July 02, 2017

        

PLYMOUTH HOE

LOOK-OUT HOUSE

The Look-out House is situated on Plymouth Hoe.  It is also referred to as the Watch House.

On Thursday June 14th 1877, Mr Robert Hodge, CE, Surveyor to the Corporation of the Borough of Plymouth invited builders 'and others' to submit tenders 'for erecting a look-out house on the Hoe'.   Specifications of the works required were available from the Municipal Offices until June 19th and tenders had to be submitted to the Borough Surveyor's office on or before 11am on Wednesday June 20th 1877.