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Service Box at Junction with Staplegrove Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0199 / 51°1'11"N

Longitude: -3.1084 / 3°6'30"W

OS Eastings: 322351

OS Northings: 125082

OS Grid: ST223250

Mapcode National: GBR M1.J0B3

Mapcode Global: FRA 46CF.4V2

Plus Code: 9C3R2V9R+WJ

Entry Name: Service Box at Junction with Staplegrove Road

Listing Date: 5 August 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372428

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361615

ID on this website: 101372428

Location: North Town, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Somerset West and Taunton

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Fairwater

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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The following building shall be added to the list:

ST 2225 + 2325
(east side)
6/400 Service box at junction
with Staplegrove Road
Electricity service box. Late C19-early C20. Made by Hardy and Padmore Ltd,
Worcester for Taunton Corporation Electricity Department. Cast iron. Rectangular
on plan, the long sides having panel-decorated hinged doors, the short sides having
circular plates with makers name surrounded by interlaced decoration. Roll-moulded
edge to pyramidal cap with urn-type finial. A rare survival of an early service
box. It was installed between 1894 and 1916.
D Gledhill and P Lamb, Electricity in Taunton 1809-1948 (1986).

Listing NGR: ST2235125082

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