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Gas Column (Situated on a Traffic Roundabout at the Junction of Hanover Buildings, Houndwell Place, , Southampton

Description: Gas Column (Situated on a Traffic Roundabout at the Junction of Hanover Buildings, Houndwell Place,

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 135848

OS Grid Reference: SU4222011663
OS Grid Coordinates: 442220, 111663
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9029, -1.4009

Location: Houndwell Place, Southampton SO14 1JW

Locality: Southampton
County: Southampton
Country: England
Postcode: SO14 1JW

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Listing Text

1. HOGLANDS
5239
Gas Column
(situated on a
traffic roundabout
at the junction of
Hanover Buildings,
Houndwell Place,
Palmerstone Road and
Queens Way)
SU 4211 4/156 14.2.69

II

2.
1829. This was originally erected in another part of Southampton to commemorate
the installation in 1822 of gas-lighting in the town by W Chauberlayne, 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: SU4255313582

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.




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