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Market Lamp Post

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigton, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8249 / 54°49'29"N

Longitude: -3.1597 / 3°9'34"W

OS Eastings: 325592

OS Northings: 548398

OS Grid: NY255483

Mapcode National: GBR 6DCN.Q6

Mapcode Global: WH6Z1.FZMK

Plus Code: 9C6RRRFR+X4

Entry Name: Market Lamp Post

Listing Date: 19 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72046

Location: Wigton, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Wigton

Built-Up Area: Wigton

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Wigton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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NY 2548 WIGTON Public Park

14/91 Market Lamp Post


Gas lamp-post formerly in the market place. Victorian. Cast-iron. Fluted and
decorated circular column on octagonal plinth surmounted by ladder brackets and
octagonal lantern (without glazing or fitments). Has raised inscription around
the column base EX FUMO DARE LUCEM (rest of inscription illegible including the
name of the iron-works and date to rear). Moved from its original location in
1872 and re-erected 1924. Has G.V. with the nearby village pump from the same

Listing NGR: NY2559248398

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