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Two Lamp Standards in Front of Main Entrance to Museum and Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9044 / 54°54'15"N

Longitude: -1.3806 / 1°22'50"W

OS Eastings: 439816

OS Northings: 556805

OS Grid: NZ398568

Mapcode National: GBR VCW.QZ

Mapcode Global: WHD55.RZSL

Plus Code: 9C6WWJ39+QQ

Entry Name: Two Lamp Standards in Front of Main Entrance to Museum and Library

Listing Date: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391392

Location: Hendon, Sunderland, SR1

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Hendon

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hendon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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920-1/20/19 (South side)
Two lamp standards in front of main
entrance to Museum and Library


2 lamp standards, originally set in front of Sunderland Town
Hall, Fawcett Street, which was opened in 1890 and demolished
in 1971. c1910. Cast-iron. Each has panelled octagonal base
supporting foliage cluster from which rises a tapered post. 3
lamp holders, 2 on arms and one at top, possibly restored.
Flanking lamp standards are c1980.

Listing NGR: NZ3981656805

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