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Lamp Standard in the Pavement Outside Number 2 Beaver House, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement Outside Number 2 Beaver House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167118

OS Grid Reference: TA0356139538
OS Grid Coordinates: 503561, 439538
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8418, -0.4275

Location: Wilbert Lane, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 0AA

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 0AA

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Listing Text

TA 0339 (south side)
Lamp standard in the
17.8.77 pavement outside No 2
'Beaver House'
1824-1826. Late Georgian cast iron standard made by John Malam of Sheffield.
The square, stepped base has a stilted arch to each face of the lower step and
on opposite faces the words 'I MALAM' and 'THORNCLIFFE IRON WORKS 1824'. On
each face of the upper step is a wreathed shield with lion mask. Then an
octagonal step to the column in the form of a fasces-minus-axehead (symbolising
a disused weapon of war). From a narrow collar rises a section modelled on
Pompeiian bronze standard lamps, surmounted by a copper gas-type lantern of
modern date.

Listing NGR: TA0356139538

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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