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Lamp Post Near South Porch of St Mary's Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2359 / 53°14'9"N

Longitude: -1.4246 / 1°25'28"W

OS Eastings: 438504

OS Northings: 371136

OS Grid: SK385711

Mapcode National: GBR 698.0NJ

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.2XXP

Plus Code: 9C5W6HPG+85

Entry Name: Lamp Post Near South Porch of St Mary's Church

Listing Date: 9 August 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83447

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Town: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Listing Text

5169 (West Side)
Lamp post near
south porch of
St Mary's Church
SK 3871 SW 1/106 9.8.76.


1824. The first gas street lamp in Chesterfield. Originally erected at the corner
of the Market Place and fed by gas made in, and piped from, a cellar underneath
the pillars of the former Cathedral Vaults. Cast iron, with square chamfered plinth
from which rises fluted column with bulbous base clasped by leaf mouldings. Lamp
with finial.

Listing NGR: SK3850471136

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

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