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Lamp Post on Corner of Gordon Square and Gordon Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Camden, London

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113042

English Heritage Legacy ID: 477369

Location: Camden, London, WC1H

County: London

District: Camden

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

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Listing Text


CAMDEN

TQ2982SE GORDON SQUARE
798-1/94/598 (East side)
04/08/81 Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square
and Gordon Street

II

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.

CAMDEN

TQ2982SE GORDON STREET
798-1/94/598 Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square
04/08/81 and Gordon Street

II

See under: Lamp post on corner of Gordon Square and Gordon
Street GORDON SQUARE.

Listing NGR: TQ2969482296

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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