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Latitude: 53.7596 / 53°45'34"N
Longitude: -0.3513 / 0°21'4"W
OS Eastings: 508791
OS Northings: 430509
OS Grid: TA087305
Mapcode National: GBR GKH.DP
Mapcode Global: WHGFK.KRYP
Entry Name: Gateway to Pearson Park
Listing Date: 12 November 1973
Last Amended: 21 January 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197713
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387722
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU5
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: Avenue
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Sculcoates All Saints
Church of England Diocese: York
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA0830 PEARSON AVENUE
680-1/14/445 Gateway to Pearson Park
(Formerly Listed as:
PEARSON PARK AVENUE
Gateway to Pearson Park)
Gateway. 1860. Made by Young & Wood of Hull. Cast-iron.
Classical Revival style. Main central arch flanked by single
pedestrian entrances, the gates removed. Central archway has
square piers with scrolled openwork panels, pedestal bases and
Corinthian capitals. Pilasters on the inner side of the piers
carry moulded round arch with keystone and decorated
spandrels. Enriched entablature with cornice broken forward
over piers. Pilasters on the outer sides of the piers have
cartouches of the city arms above. On either side, 2 panelled
square piers to the pedestrian entrances, with corner
pilasters, plinths and cornices. Each has a dolphin foliate
finial, formerly topped with a lamp.
(Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East
Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284; Rumsby J H: The Hull Dock
Offices 1787-1976: Hull: 5).
Listing NGR: TA0879130509
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