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Posts (Two) at North East End, to South of Church Steps

A Grade II Listed Building in Lancaster, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.0504 / 54°3'1"N

Longitude: -2.805 / 2°48'17"W

OS Eastings: 347395

OS Northings: 461899

OS Grid: SD473618

Mapcode National: GBR 8PVL.JT

Mapcode Global: WH846.WGH8

Entry Name: Posts (Two) at North East End, to South of Church Steps

Listing Date: 13 March 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298387

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383076

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


LANCASTER

SD4761NW CASTLE PARADE
1685-1/6/44 Posts (two) at north-east end, to
south of Church Steps

GV II

Two posts. c1800. Dressed sandstone. 1m high. Octofoil on plan
and slightly tapering with a slightly wider flattish cap of
similar plan, topped with a cast-iron ball.
HISTORY: placed to demarcate the boundary of the Castle
Parade, which was laid out on the site of the ditch around the
northern and western sides of the Castle (qv) as part of the
improvements to the prison and law courts; associated
therefore with 4 similar posts at the south-west end of Castle
Parade (qv).


Listing NGR: SD4739561898

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

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