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Lamp Standard Adjacent to No 44, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard Adjacent to No 44

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167552

OS Grid Reference: TA0300739626
OS Grid Coordinates: 503007, 439626
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8427, -0.4359

Location: Wood Lane, Cottingham, East Riding of Yorkshire HU17 8BS

Locality: Beverley
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HU17 8BS

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Listing Text

TA 0339 (north side)

Lamp standard
17.8.77 adjacent to No 44


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: TA0300739626

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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