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Buffer Lights on Platform 1, Hertford East Station, Hertford

Description: Buffer Lights on Platform 1, Hertford East Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1996
English Heritage Building ID: 461381

OS Grid Reference: TL3299512927
OS Grid Coordinates: 532995, 212927
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7992, -0.0727

Location: Railway Street, Hertford SG14 1SE

Locality: Hertford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG14 1SE

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Listing Text


817-1/17/118 (East side)
Buffer Lights on Platform 1,
Hertford East Station


2 columns, supporting lamps at terminal end of station
platform. c1843. Cast-iron fluted columns with bell caps.
Reset 1888 having been brought from the earlier station, built
1843 by the Eastern Counties Railway, further east along
Railway Street, and demolished 1964 after use as goods
(The industrial archaeology of the British Isles: Branch
Johnson W: Industrial Archaeology of Hertfordshire: Newton
Abbot: 1970-: ILL. 143, 168).

Listing NGR: TL3299512927

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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