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Gas Lamp and Standard Approximately 18 Metres East of Central Block of Atlas Works, Earls Colne

Description: Gas Lamp and Standard Approximately 18 Metres East of Central Block of Atlas Works

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 115911

OS Grid Reference: TL8553928850
OS Grid Coordinates: 585539, 228850
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9272, 0.6971

Location: 7 Foundry Lane, Earls Colne, Essex CO6 2LS

Locality: Earls Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2LS

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Listing Text

(west side)

8/63 Gas lamp and standard
approx. 18 metres east
of central block of
Atlas Works


Gas lamp on standard. Late C19. Cast iron and sheet metal. The standard has
an octagonal lower part with recessed panels, moulded base and waist,
approximately one metre high, and a reeded and tapering upper stem with acanthus
design at the neck. 2 ladder arms. 'The Thames Bank Iron Company, London' in
raised letters at the base. The lamp is hexagonal, with a scalloped border
around its upper edge, and 2 scalloped borders around the vent above, with a
ball finial. A rare survival in exceptionally complete condition.

Listing NGR: TL8553928850

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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