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Latitude: 50.8708 / 50°52'14"N
Longitude: 0.0068 / 0°0'24"E
OS Eastings: 541298
OS Northings: 109842
OS Grid: TQ412098
Mapcode National: GBR KQ2.8K6
Mapcode Global: FRA B6XS.SK4
Plus Code: 9F22V2C4+8P
Entry Name: Lamp Standard 5 Metres to West of the Caprons
Listing Date: 17 May 2000
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1380330
English Heritage Legacy ID: 480316
Location: Lewes, Lewes, East Sussex, BN7
County: East Sussex
Civil Parish: Lewes
Built-Up Area: Lewes
Traditional County: Sussex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Sussex
Church of England Parish: Lewes St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Chichester
TQ 4109 NW KEERE STREET
518/14/10013 Lamp Standard 5 metres to west of The
Gas lamp standard, later converted to electricity. Shown in a photograph of c1870. Cast iron, possibly produced locally from one of Lewes many iron works. Tapering fluted and panlled cylindrical standard in four stages with mouldings between and wider lower stage with moulded cornice and plinth. Cast iron and glazed four-sided tapering lantern with pyramidal roof and moulded finial. This lamp standard was moved a metre or two to the east since the photograph of c1870. A C20 wooden panel fixed to the front records a supposed wager of George !V when Prince of Wales to drive a coach and four down the steep hill to Southover Grange.
[ "Victorian Lewes " Brent and Rector (Phillimore, 1980.]
Listing NGR: TQ4129809842
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