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River Wall with 36 Lamp Standards Between Lambeth Bridge and Westminster Bridge, Lambeth

Description: River Wall with 36 Lamp Standards Between Lambeth Bridge and Westminster Bridge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 203983

OS Grid Reference: TQ3058279605
OS Grid Coordinates: 530582, 179605
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5003, -0.1201

Location: A302, Lambeth, Greater London SW1A 2JH

Locality: Lambeth
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: SW1A 2JH

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Listing Text

1. (west side)

River Wall with 36 Lamp
Standards between
Lambeth Bridge and
Westminster Bridge
TQ 3079 2/20
TQ 3078 4/20


Grey granite wall with plinth and square coping heightened by a later granite
course. At intervals, lamp standards of cast iron, made of interlinked dolphins
writhing around a fluted, wreathed column with globular lampholder and crown
finial, on tall granite plinths, holding marine trophies; bases inscribed alternately
'1870' and 'VIC REG', also (faintly) 'MASEFIELD & CO FOUNDER, C VULLIAMY, ARCHT';
most plinths bear (on river face) bronze lion head with ring in mouth.

Listing NGR: TQ3058279605

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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