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Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 14, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 14

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167487

OS Grid Reference: TA0333539556
OS Grid Coordinates: 503335, 439556
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8420, -0.4310

Location: Toll Gavel, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 9BN

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 9BN

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Listing Text

TA 0339 (south side)

14/22 Lamp standard in
the pavement in front
of No 14.


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: TA0333539556

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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