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Description: Lamp Standard Approximately 12 Metres North of Number 10
Date Listed: 27 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 165205
OS Grid Reference: SE8124900032
OS Grid Coordinates: 481249, 400032
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4907, -0.7769
SE 8000-8100 OWSTON FERRY MARKET PLACE
21/141 Lamp standard
approximately 12 metres
north of No 10
27.9.51 (formerly listed as
Lamp standard. 1866 for Frances Sandars. Ashlar base, cast-iron pedestal
and lamp. Square on plan. Moulded stepped base. Square pedestal with
moulded plinth and cornice, with plate on north side inscribed:-
Slender fluted column above, with octagonal base and lamp with domed cap.
In working order. Originally lit by gas from the village gasworks. Frances
Sandars was a local benefactor who also founded the Almshouses in Bagsby
Lane (qv), and provided many gifts for the church, including the archway to
the churchyard (qv).
Listing NGR: SE8124900032
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Source: English Heritage
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