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Latitude: 50.9032 / 50°54'11"N
Longitude: -1.4019 / 1°24'6"W
OS Eastings: 442155
OS Northings: 111695
OS Grid: SU421116
Mapcode National: GBR RQY.Z6
Mapcode Global: FRA 76YQ.9PG
Entry Name: Gas Column
Listing Date: 14 February 1969
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1092021
English Heritage Legacy ID: 135848
Location: Southampton, SO14
County: City of Southampton
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southampton City Centre St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
This List entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/12/2016
HOUNDWELL PARK (south end),
(Formerly listed as: HOGLANDS, (situated on a traffic roundabout at the junction of Hanover Buildings, Houndwell Place, Palmerstone Road and Queens Way)
1829. This was originally erected in another part of Southampton to commemorate
the installation in 1822 of gas-lighting in the town by W Chamberlayne, M.P.
The columns is of a lion and is a replica of one of the original gas street
lamp columns. Stepped base, plinth with inscription, tapering fluted Doric
column surmounted by urn and spherical container with slender finial.
Listing NGR: SU4215513695
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