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Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 40
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167455
OS Grid Reference: TA0330239571
OS Grid Coordinates: 503302, 439571
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8421, -0.4315
TA 0339 BEVERLEY SATURDAY MARKET
14/21 Lamp standard in the pave-
ment in front of No 40
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 an eagle's head
erased. 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: TA0330239571
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Source: English Heritage
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