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Description: Lamp Standard Pavement East of the Minsters North Transept
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
TA 0339 BEVERLEY MINSTER YARD NORTH
14/36 Lamp standard in the pave-
17.8.77 ment East of the Minster's
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
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Source: English Heritage
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