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Latitude: 50.7784 / 50°46'42"N
Longitude: -1.0829 / 1°4'58"W
OS Eastings: 464754
OS Northings: 98048
OS Grid: SZ647980
Mapcode National: GBR BDH.31R
Mapcode Global: FRA 87M1.1Y1
Entry Name: Lamp columns on Castle Esplanade, east of Southsea Castle (Castle not included)
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386919
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474333
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Simon
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
Lamp columns on Castle Esplanade, east of Southsea Castle (Castle not included)
Five lamp columns. Early C20. Probably by Drew-Bear, Ransome and Perks, Engineers, London. Cast-iron.
Columns spaced at approximately 95 metre intervals. Each a tall round column with bulbous iron leaf motif at foot set on an ornate round fluted pedestal with moulded base and cap. Portsmouth City crest on pedestal. Ionic capital two thirds distance up column, then ornate moulded and fretted ironwork at top with Portsmouth City crest at centre, paired swan neck arms each with attached hexagonal iron-framed glass lantern with splayed soffit, except to the three western columns, each of which has two later glasses each with metal hood.
Listing NGR: SZ6425599150
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