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Latitude: 50.4685 / 50°28'6"N
Longitude: -3.532 / 3°31'55"W
OS Eastings: 291371
OS Northings: 64302
OS Grid: SX913643
Mapcode National: GBR QV.WXVP
Mapcode Global: FRA 37HT.FS8
Plus Code: 9C2RFF99+95
Entry Name: Lamp Post Approximately 10 Metres South West of Town Hall Porch
Listing Date: 3 May 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1206743
English Heritage Legacy ID: 390530
Location: Tormohun, Torbay, TQ1
Electoral Ward/Division: Tormohun
Built-Up Area: Torquay
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Torquay St Mary Magdalene (Upton)
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX9164 CASTLE CIRCUS
885-1/14/60 (North West side)
Lamp post approximately 10 metres
south-west of Town Hall porch
Lamp post. Probably contemporary with the 1910-11 town hall.
Metal, probably cast-iron. One of a group of 5 outside the
town hall. Originally lit by gas, later converted to
electricity. Thick cylindrical base with an egg-and-dart
moulding below a baluster-shaped foot with acanthus leaf
decoration. Cylindrical standard with 3 globes, the outer
globes on the ladder rest with scrolled brackets to the
An attractive example of historic street furniture and
important for group value with the town hall which has some
fine external ironwork.
Listing NGR: SX9137164302
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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