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Roman Altar in Forecourt of Number 1 (Public Library)

A Grade II Listed Building in Lambeth, London

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Latitude: 51.4636 / 51°27'48"N

Longitude: -0.1422 / 0°8'31"W

OS Eastings: 529152

OS Northings: 175479

OS Grid: TQ291754

Mapcode National: GBR DY.7J

Mapcode Global: VHGR5.HG5W

Plus Code: 9C3XFV75+C4

Entry Name: Roman Altar in Forecourt of Number 1 (Public Library)

Listing Date: 27 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080492

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204109

ID on this website: 101080492

Location: Clapham, Lambeth, London, SW4

County: London

District: Lambeth

Electoral Ward/Division: Clapham Town

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Lambeth

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Clapham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

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Roman Altar in
Forecourt of No 1
(Public Library)
TQ 2975 16/186


Inscribed Roman Altar stone discovered during building operations at Clapham
Common South Side, 1912. Erected by vitus Ticinius Ascanius, probably first

Listing NGR: TQ2915275479

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