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Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement Outside No 2
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167544
OS Grid Reference: TA0300439509
OS Grid Coordinates: 503004, 439509
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8416, -0.4360
BEVERLEY WESTWOOD ROAD
TA 0339 (north side)
Lamp standard in
17.8.77 the pavement outside
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: TA0300439509
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Source: English Heritage
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