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Lamp Standard Pavement East of the Minsters North Transept, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard Pavement East of the Minsters North Transept

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167290

OS Grid Reference: TA0377539287
OS Grid Coordinates: 503775, 439287
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8395, -0.4244

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)
14/36 Lamp standard in the pave-
17.8.77 ment East of the Minster's
North transept
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: TA0377539287

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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