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Lamp Standard

A Grade II Listed Building in Llandudno, Conwy

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3216 / 53°19'17"N

Longitude: -3.8247 / 3°49'28"W

OS Eastings: 278557

OS Northings: 382072

OS Grid: SH785820

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZQ1.R0

Mapcode Global: WH64Y.6RZY

Entry Name: Lamp Standard

Listing Date: 16 March 1976

Last Amended: 6 June 2001

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 3505

Building Class: Gardens, Parks and Urban Spaces

Location: On corner of Vaughan Street with Conway Road.

County: Conwy

Community: Llandudno

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Late C19 lamp standard, restored with extension of shaft 1999/2000. Moved at restoration from adjacent island.

Exterior

Late C19. Cast iron lamp standard, similar to those on the Promenade. Circular shaft (extended at restoration) and base, the later ornately decorated with bead and cable mouldings, foliage motifs and etc. Lampholder supported by slender curved brackets rising from top of shaft.

Reasons for Listing

One of a group of C19 cast iron lamp standards which contribute to the character of Llandudno as a Victorian seaside resort.

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