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Lamp Standard in Front of the Hall, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in Front of the Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167270

OS Grid Reference: TA0327839290
OS Grid Coordinates: 503278, 439290
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8396, -0.4319

Location: Champney Road, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8EE

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

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Listing Text

(west side)
14/31 Lamp standard in front
17.8.77 of 'The Hall'
Late Georgian (post 1826) cast iron lamp standard presumed to have been made
by William Crosskill of Beverley. The square, stepped base has a stilted
arch to each face of the lower step and on each face of the upper step is
a wreath. 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: TA0327839290

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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