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Lamp Standard South of Chancel of St Marys Church Opposite the Ladygate Junction, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard South of Chancel of St Marys Church Opposite the Ladygate Junction

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167172

OS Grid Reference: TA0318239794
OS Grid Coordinates: 503182, 439794
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8442, -0.4332

Location: 3 Hengate, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8BN

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 8BN

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Listing Text

TA 0339 (north side)
Lamp standard south of
chancel of St Mary's
Church opposite the
17.8.77 Ladygate junction
1824-1826. Late Georgian cast iron lamp standard made by John Malan 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: TA0318239794

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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