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Latitude: 56.0181 / 56°1'4"N
Longitude: -3.6078 / 3°36'28"W
OS Eastings: 299870
OS Northings: 681736
OS Grid: NS998817
Mapcode National: GBR 1R.SZBR
Mapcode Global: WH5QW.KZ6W
Entry Name: North Street, Clock and Lamp Standard
Listing Date: 31 March 2004
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 397304
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB49706
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Bo'ness and Blackness
Traditional County: West Lothian
Early 20th century cast-iron lamp standard by A Ballantine & Sons converted to double as pillar clock, with clock by James Ritchie & Sons (1985), assembled and erected 1985. Squared rubble, square-section plinth with commemorative plaque (see Notes) giving way to base of lamp standard with plaque worded 'Lighting standard donated by A Ballantine & Sons, New Grange Foundry, Bo'ness, 1985' and surmounted by fluted lamp column with dolphins and shells at base.
The commemorative plaque on the plinth records that the 'clock' was 'erected by subscription and donations from Linlithgow and Bo'ness Rotary Club. Project carried out by Manpower Services Commission Community Programme'.
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