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Latitude: 53.5542 / 53°33'14"N
Longitude: -1.4822 / 1°28'55"W
OS Eastings: 434400
OS Northings: 406517
OS Grid: SE344065
Mapcode National: GBR LW2B.XN
Mapcode Global: WHDCQ.6XFP
Entry Name: Piers and Railings to Front of Town Hall Including Steps
Listing Date: 13 January 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1315007
English Heritage Legacy ID: 333697
Location: Barnsley, S70
Electoral Ward/Division: Central
Built-Up Area: Barnsley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Barnsley St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
SE3406NW BARNSLEY CHURCH STREET
SE3406SW (west side),
8/11 Piers and railings
9/11 to front of Town Hall
Piers, railings and steps. 1933 by Briggs and Thornely of Liverpool. Square,
panelled Portland stone piers, dwarf walls and heavy cast-iron railings, with
round fluted bars, square bosses, pineapple finials and round rails. The corner
piers have ornamental cast-iron lamp standards, 2 of which have early lamp housing.
The railings enclose two landscaped areas between which are wide flights of stone
steps and the War Memorial (q.v.).
Important townscape value.
Included for group value.
Listing NGR: SE3440006517
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