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Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 42, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 42

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167492

OS Grid Reference: TA0342039531
OS Grid Coordinates: 503420, 439531
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8417, -0.4297

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

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

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Listing Text

TA 0339 (south side)

14/25 Lamp standard in the
pavement in front of
17.8.77 No 42.


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
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: TA0342039531

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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