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Former Transformer Pillar Former Transformer Pillar at Junction with Audenshaw Road, Audenshaw

Description: Former Transformer Pillar Former Transformer Pillar at Junction with Audenshaw Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212696

OS Grid Reference: SJ9065597496
OS Grid Coordinates: 390655, 397496
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4741, -2.1422

Location: Audenshaw Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside M43 6EJ

Locality: Audenshaw
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: M43 6EJ

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW (south side)

4/43 Former Trans-
former Pillar
at junction with
- Audenshaw Road

- II

Transformer pillar and street light. c.1900. Cast-iron.
Circular pillar on C20 concrete base topped by a street
lamp. The face is split vertically into panels and
horizontally into 3 stages. The front bears the Manchester
coat of arms and a plate records the maker - The British
Electric Transformer Co. Another records the restoration by
Norweb in 1983. Enriched cast-iron panels in top stage.
Conical top above a bead and reel band. Hexagonal lamp on
decorative spindle.

Listing NGR: SJ9065597496

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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