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Lamp Standard in the Pavement East of the Minster Entrance

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

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8394 / 53°50'21"N

Longitude: -0.4251 / 0°25'30"W

OS Eastings: 503728

OS Northings: 439274

OS Grid: TA037392

Mapcode National: GBR TSG1.RF

Mapcode Global: WHGF4.FRTJ

Entry Name: Lamp Standard in the Pavement East of the Minster Entrance

Listing Date: 17 August 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162083

English Heritage Legacy ID: 167288

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


TA 0339 BEVERLEY MINSTER YARD NORTH
(south side)
14/34 Lamp standard in the pave-
17.8.77 ment East of the Minster
entrance
GV II
1824-1826. Late Georgian cast iron lamp standard presumed to have been made by William
square, stepped base has a stilted arch to each face of the lower step and
on opposite faces the words 'I. 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: TA0372839274

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