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Former Transformer Pillar at Junction with Audenshaw Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Audenshaw, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4741 / 53°28'26"N

Longitude: -2.1422 / 2°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 390659

OS Northings: 397498

OS Grid: SJ906974

Mapcode National: GBR FXH8.0B

Mapcode Global: WHB9J.2Y51

Entry Name: Former Transformer Pillar at Junction with Audenshaw Road

Listing Date: 14 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212696

Location: Tameside, M34

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Audenshaw

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Droylsden

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Audenshaw St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW

(south side)

Former Transformer Pillar
at junction with Audenshaw Road


Transformer pillar and street light. c.1900. Cast-iron.
Circular pillar on C20 concrete base topped by a street
lamp. The face is split vertically into panels and
horizontally into 3 stages. The front bears the Manchester
coat of arms and a plate records the maker - The British
Electric Transformer Co. Another records the restoration by
Norweb in 1983. Enriched cast-iron panels in top stage.
Conical top above a bead and reel band. Hexagonal lamp on
decorative spindle.

Listing NGR: SJ9065997498

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

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