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Posts (Five) at South West End, Near Junction with Castle Park

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.0496 / 54°2'58"N

Longitude: -2.8063 / 2°48'22"W

OS Eastings: 347309

OS Northings: 461814

OS Grid: SD473618

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVM.72

Mapcode Global: WH846.VGWW

Plus Code: 9C6V25XV+RF

Entry Name: Posts (Five) at South West End, Near Junction with Castle Park

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1290807

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383075

Location: Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Town: Lancaster

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Lancaster

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Lancaster St Mary with St John and St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


1685-1/6/43 Posts (five) at south-west end, near
junction with Castle Park


Five posts. c1800. Dressed sandstone. 1m high. Octofoil on
plan with moulded bases, and slightly tapering with slightly
wider flattish cap of similar plan topped with a cast-iron
ball. The outer 2 are missing.
HISTORY: placed to define the carriageway and demarcate the
boundary of the Castle Parade in association with the 2
similar posts at the north-east end (qv).

Listing NGR: SD4730961814

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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