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Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 16 (Newbegin House), Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 16 (Newbegin House)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167306

OS Grid Reference: TA0308739560
OS Grid Coordinates: 503087, 439560
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8421, -0.4347

Location: Newbegin, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8EG

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

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Listing Text

(north side)
14/20 Lamp standard in the
17.8.77 pavement in front of No
16 (Newbegin House)
1824-1826. Late Georgian cast iron lamp standard made by John Malam 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: TA0308739560

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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