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Lamp to North of the North Door of the Church of St John the Baptist

A Grade II Listed Building in Paignton, Torbay

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Latitude: 50.4369 / 50°26'12"N

Longitude: -3.5695 / 3°34'10"W

OS Eastings: 288636

OS Northings: 60851

OS Grid: SX886608

Mapcode National: GBR QT.RSN6

Mapcode Global: FRA 37DW.Z1X

Plus Code: 9C2RCCPJ+Q6

Entry Name: Lamp to North of the North Door of the Church of St John the Baptist

Listing Date: 25 October 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1195098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383783

Location: Torbay, TQ3

County: Torbay

Electoral Ward/Division: Roundham-with-Hyde

Built-Up Area: Paignton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Paignton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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1947-1/5/15 (South side)
Lamp to north of the north door of
the Church of St John the Baptist


Gas lamp (converted to electricity) to illuminate churchyard
path: one of a set of 4. Probably late C19, stamped Geo. Smith
and Co. Gun Foundry Glasgow. Local red breccia, freestone and
cast-iron. Octagonal chamfered breccia plinth below octagonal
chamfered freestone base. Cast-iron fluted lamp standard with
a ribbon moulding. Octagonal lamp holder with a pierced iron
crested frieze. The set of lamps is an unusual survival.

Listing NGR: SX8863660851

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