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Lamp Post to East of Shelburne Road Junction

A Grade II Listed Building in Lansdown, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8948 / 51°53'41"N

Longitude: -2.1027 / 2°6'9"W

OS Eastings: 393031

OS Northings: 221813

OS Grid: SO930218

Mapcode National: GBR 2M9.37H

Mapcode Global: VH947.HMRS

Plus Code: 9C3VVVVW+WW

Entry Name: Lamp Post to East of Shelburne Road Junction

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Last Amended: 26 November 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1245389

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474866

Location: Lansdown, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL51

County: Gloucestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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630-1/1/448 (North side)
14/12/83 Lamp post to east of Shelburne Road
(Formerly Listed as:
Pair of Lamp-posts to east of
Shelburne Road Junction)


Lamp post. Approx 70m east of railway bridge. c1901. Probably
moved from the Promenade where they were designed as 'Tall
Twins' to rise above the trees. Probably designed by the
Borough Engineer Joseph Hall and cast by Messrs Hardy and
Padmore of Worcester at a cost of ยป12.17.6d each. Cast-iron.
Square plinth with armorial bollards, shaped base enriched
with gadrooning, band of anthemion motifs, an amulet with
pigeons in relief. Base of shaft fluted and enriched with
twisted acanthus. Designed for electricity.
Forms a pair with lamp-post to east of Shelburne Road
Junction, Lansdown Road (south side) (qv).
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 66-8,70).

Listing NGR: SO9303121813

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