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Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 60, Beverley

Description: Lamp Standard in the Pavement in Front of No 60

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 August 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 167553

OS Grid Reference: TA0297439601
OS Grid Coordinates: 502974, 439601
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8425, -0.4364

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

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Listing Text

TA 0239 (north side)

Lamp standard in
17.8.77 the pavement in
front of No 60.


1824-26. 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: TA0297439601

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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