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Lamp Standards at North End of Railings to Main Entrance to Royal Botanic Gardens lamp Standards at South End of Railings to Main Entrance to Royal Botanic Gardens lamp Standards on Green Between He

A Grade II Listed Building in Kew, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4847 / 51°29'4"N

Longitude: -0.2908 / 0°17'26"W

OS Eastings: 518773

OS Northings: 177573

OS Grid: TQ187775

Mapcode National: GBR 7Z.3D0

Mapcode Global: VHGQW.XY37

Plus Code: 9C3XFPM5+VM

Entry Name: Lamp Standards at North End of Railings to Main Entrance to Royal Botanic Gardens lamp Standards at South End of Railings to Main Entrance to Royal Botanic Gardens lamp Standards on Green Between He

Listing Date: 25 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1194067

English Heritage Legacy ID: 205504

Location: Kew, Richmond upon Thames, London, TW9

County: London

District: Richmond upon Thames

Electoral Ward/Division: Kew

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Richmond upon Thames

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Kew St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Streetlight

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Description


1.
5028 KEW GREEN
(west of Kew Road)

Lamp Standards
On the pavement, in front
of No 51.
On the Green, opposite No 53.
On the Green, opposite the
Main Entrance Gates to
Royal Botanic Gardens.
At south end of railings to
Main Entrance to Royal Botanic
Gardens.
At north end of railings to
Main Entrance to Royal Botanic
Gardens.
On Green between Herbarium
and gates to Royal Botanic
Gardens.

TQ 1877 9/46

II GV


2.
Early C19 cast-iron gas lamp standards adapted for electricity. Typical standard
has a square tapering and horizontally furrowed base with a GIIIIR monogram (WIIIIR
on the one at the north end of the Main Entrance railings), supporting an octagonal
column with 3 swan-neck brackets carrying a round, pagoda-topped lantern. On the
base of each standard are cast the letters T.E.D.G.E.


Listing NGR: TQ1877377573

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