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Lamp Columns on Promenade, South Side of Eastney Esplanade

A Grade II Listed Building in Portsmouth, City of Portsmouth

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Latitude: 50.7844 / 50°47'3"N

Longitude: -1.0517 / 1°3'6"W

OS Eastings: 466948

OS Northings: 98740

OS Grid: SZ669987

Mapcode National: GBR VY9.TR

Mapcode Global: FRA 87P0.N3J

Entry Name: Lamp Columns on Promenade, South Side of Eastney Esplanade

Listing Date: 18 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1104268

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474584

Location: Portsmouth, PO4

County: City of Portsmouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastney and Craneswater

Built-Up Area: Portsmouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire

Church of England Parish: Milton St James

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text


774-1/6/344 Lamp Columns on Promenade, south
side of Eastney Esplanade


14 lamp columns. Early C20. Probably by Drew-Bear, Ransome and
Perks, Engineers, London. Cast-iron. Columns spaced at varying
intervals from 70 to 90 metres. Each a tall round column with
bulbous iron leaf motif at foot set on an ornate round fluted
pedestal with moulded base and cap. Portsmouth City crest on
pedestal. Ionic capital two thirds distance up column, then
ornate moulded and fretted ironwork at top with Portsmouth
City crest at centre, paired swan neck arms each with attached
hexagonal iron framed glass lantern with splayed soffit. Some
lanterns have broken or missing parts.

Listing NGR: SZ6425599150

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