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Latitude: 51.5247 / 51°31'28"N
Longitude: -0.1319 / 0°7'54"W
OS Eastings: 529694
OS Northings: 182296
OS Grid: TQ296822
Mapcode National: GBR G7.KM
Mapcode Global: VHGQS.NYM1
Entry Name: Lamp Post on Corner of Gordon Square and Gordon Street
Listing Date: 4 August 1981
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1113042
English Heritage Legacy ID: 477369
Location: Camden, London, WC1H
Electoral Ward/Division: Bloomsbury
Built-Up Area: Camden
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Pancras with St James and Christ Church St Pancras
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ2982SE GORDON SQUARE
798-1/94/598 (East side)
04/08/81 Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square
and Gordon Street
Includes: Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square and Gordon
Street GORDON STREET.
Lamp post. 1890s. Cast by McDowell, Steven and Co, Glasgow and
London. Cast-iron. Base decorated with acanthus leaf. Door
with "St Pancras" on currently missing. Tall, plain shaft with
decorated band. Top with the original carbon arc lamp cradle
type fitting although converted to take an incandescent lamp
and out of use since 1976. HISTORICAL NOTE: of interest as the
last remaining of this type of lamp from the pioneering
authority in electric street lighting (1892) in London.
TQ2982SE GORDON STREET
798-1/94/598 Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square
04/08/81 and Gordon Street
See under: Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square and Gordon
Street GORDON SQUARE.
Listing NGR: TQ2969482296
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