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Lamp Standard on the Pavement West of the Minster Entrance, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard on the Pavement West of the Minster Entrance

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167287

OS Grid Reference: TA0371039268
OS Grid Coordinates: 503710, 439268
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8393, -0.4254

Location: Minster Yard N, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 0DP

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

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Listing Text

(south side)
14/33 Lamp standard on the pave-
17.8.77 ment West of the Minster
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 the
word 'CROSSKILL'. 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: TA0371039268

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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