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Latitude: 52.795 / 52°47'42"N
Longitude: -2.0239 / 2°1'26"W
OS Eastings: 398483
OS Northings: 321938
OS Grid: SJ984219
Mapcode National: GBR 28C.R49
Mapcode Global: WHBF1.W0DL
Entry Name: Dark Lantern at Shugborough Hall
Listing Date: 17 March 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065771
English Heritage Legacy ID: 443264
Location: Colwich, Stafford, Staffordshire, ST17
Civil Parish: Colwich
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Great Haywood St Stephen
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
Dark Lantern at
SJ 92 SE 19/31 17.3.53
Circa 1765. By Stuart. Drum-shaped structure with engared Corinthian columns
and domed top surmounted by a gilded cauldron beacon and stand (derived from the
tripod) with gilded scrolls and dolphin supporters. Based on the Choragic
Monument of Lysicrates, called the Lanthorn of Demosthenes. Recently well
Grade II* shall be amended be read Grade I.
Dark Lantern at
SJ 92 SE 19/31 Shugborough Hall
Circa 1765. By Stuart. Drum-shaped structure with engaged Corinthian
columns and domed top surmounted by a gilded cauldron beacon and stand
(derived from the tripod) with gilded scrolls and dolphin supporters. Based
on the Choragic Monument of Lysicrates, called the Lanthorn of Demos-
thenes. Recently well restored.
Listing NGR: SJ9848321938
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