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Lamp Standard in Grass Adjacent to No 15, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in Grass Adjacent to No 15

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167317

OS Grid Reference: TA0274640144
OS Grid Coordinates: 502746, 440144
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8474, -0.4397

Location: New Walk, Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 7AE

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 7AE

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Listing Text

(west side)
14/1 Lamp standard in grass
17.8.77 verge adjacent to No 15
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: TA0274640144

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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