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Band Stand

A Grade II Listed Building in Hyde Newton, Tameside

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Latitude: 53.4572 / 53°27'25"N

Longitude: -2.0773 / 2°4'38"W

OS Eastings: 394965

OS Northings: 395606

OS Grid: SJ949956

Mapcode National: GBR FXYG.2F

Mapcode Global: WHB9R.2C3H

Plus Code: 9C5VFW4F+V3

Entry Name: Band Stand

Listing Date: 6 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162426

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212480

Location: Tameside, SK14

County: Tameside

Electoral Ward/Division: Hyde Newton

Built-Up Area: Hyde (Tameside)

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Newton with Flowery Field St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 19 February 2021 to amend the description and to add a reference to Selected sources.

SJ 99 NW

Bandstand, 1922 by Lion Foundry Company of Kirkintilloch. Model number 23 from the foundry’s catalogue, a late-C19 design. Copper roof on cast iron columns and brick base. Octagonal canopy on columns placed at each corner. Base has ashlar dressings. Elaborate pierced cast iron arches span between the enriched columns which have crocket capitals. Similar pierced eaves brackets. Ogee dome-shaped roof with decorative crown and weather-vane. Timber soundboard below dome. Railings are not original.

HISTORICAL NOTE: replaced an earlier (probably wooden) square bandstand nearby, marked on the 1:2,500 OS map surveyed in 1917.

Listing NGR: SJ9496595606

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