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Lamp Standard Adjacent to the Minster Railings Opposite No 8

A Grade II Listed Building in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8389 / 53°50'20"N

Longitude: -0.4258 / 0°25'32"W

OS Eastings: 503685

OS Northings: 439220

OS Grid: TA036392

Mapcode National: GBR TSG1.ML

Mapcode Global: WHGF4.FRHX

Entry Name: Lamp Standard Adjacent to the Minster Railings Opposite No 8

Listing Date: 17 August 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1083963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167430

Location: Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17

County: East Riding of Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Beverley

Built-Up Area: Beverley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Beverley Minster St John and St Martin

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

BEVERLEY ST JOHN STREET
TA 0339 (east side)

14/39
Lamp standard
adjacent to the
17.8.77 Minster Railings
opposite No 8

GV II

1824-26. Late Georgian cast iron lamp standard made by John Malam of Sheffield. The
square, stepped base has a stilted arch to each face of the lower step and on
opposite faces the words "1. MALAM' and "THORNCLIFFE IRON WORKS 1824." On
each face of the upper step is a wreathed shield with lion mask. Then an
octagonal step to the column in the form of a fasces-minus-axehead (symbolising
a disused weapon of war). From a narrow collar rises a section modelled on
Pompeiian bronze standard lamps, surmounted by a copper gas-type lantern of
modern date.


Listing NGR: TA0368539220

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