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Lamp Post at Su 4302 8833, Ardington

Description: Lamp Post at Su 4302 8833

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 250051

OS Grid Reference: SU4290988278
OS Grid Coordinates: 442909, 188278
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5917, -1.3820

Location: 1 School Road, Ardington, Oxfordshire OX12 8PG

Locality: Ardington
Local Authority: Vale of White Horse District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX12 8PG

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Listing Text

SU4388 (North side)
17/11 Lamp post at SU 4302 8853


Lamp post. Late C19. Cast-iron fluted shaft with ladder support and light cage.
History: paraffin street lamps were installed in the late C19, financed from the
profits of the "Boars Head" Public House in Ardington.
(M.A. Havinden, "Estate Villages, a study of the Berkshire villages of Ardington
and Lockinge" Reading University Press)

Listing NGR: SU4290988278

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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