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Latitude: 55.9905 / 55°59'25"N
Longitude: -3.4001 / 3°24'0"W
OS Eastings: 312758
OS Northings: 678389
OS Grid: NT127783
Mapcode National: GBR 20.VQ3B
Mapcode Global: WH6S9.RP3G
Entry Name: 6 Villa Road, Provost Lamp
Listing Date: 21 March 2001
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 395130
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB47794
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Almond
Traditional County: West Lothian
Ornate lamp and standard; painted green and gilded. Fluted shaft; cross-bat with foliate brackets resting on acanthus leaves; glass lantern with Queensferry Arms painted on all 4 faces; surmounted by cast-iron crown with painted details.
Marks the residence of Provost John Milne, who was the last Provost of Queensferry. Prior to the 1975 Local Government (Scotland) Act both Lord Provosts and Baillies were entitled to 2 official standard lamps outside their residences.
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