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Lamp Standard on South East Corner of Churchyard of St Cuthbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2081 / 51°12'29"N

Longitude: -2.6497 / 2°38'58"W

OS Eastings: 354710

OS Northings: 145635

OS Grid: ST547456

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42J7

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1W2Q

Entry Name: Lamp Standard on South East Corner of Churchyard of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 31 May 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383112

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483530

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


WELLS

ST5445 ST CUTHBERT STREET
662-1/7/254 (North side)
Lamp standard on south east-corner
of churchyard of St Cuthbert

GV II

Lamp standard. Probably c1900. Cast-iron by Felix Thomas of
Weston Super Mare. Circular, with protective stone collar to
base, fluted lower section with elaborately moulded base and
upper band, then circular shaft with acanthus decoration and 2
collars with stud ornament, at top ladder brackets in an
Egyptian mode, then a wrought-iron fitting with 3 arms,
possibly adapted in 1930s, with glass mirrored reflectors to
naked lamp bulbs. One of four in the city, the others being at
Market Place and Cathedral Green (qv).

Listing NGR: ST5471045635

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

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