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Latitude: 50.7805 / 50°46'49"N
Longitude: -1.0918 / 1°5'30"W
OS Eastings: 464122
OS Northings: 98269
OS Grid: SZ641982
Mapcode National: GBR VQX.RV
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.Y61
Entry Name: Lamp columns to pavement on south side
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386968
English Heritage Legacy ID: 474384
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 Jude
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
Lamp Columns to pavement on south side
Nineteen lamp columns. Early C20. Probably by Drew-Bear, Ransome and Perks, Engineers, London. Cast-iron.
Columns spaced at varying intervals between 65 and 115 metres. 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. Manufacturers plate on base. 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 column at west of Inkerman monument (not included) which has two later lamp glasses each with metal hood. Some lanterns have broken or parts missing and the column adjacent to Inkerman monument is missing but pedestal intact.
Listing NGR: SZ6425599150
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