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NUMBER 4 LEADING LIGHT ON FORESHORE NEAR RAMPSIDE HALL

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: NUMBER 4 LEADING LIGHT ON FORESHORE NEAR RAMPSIDE HALL

List entry Number: 1197853

Location

NUMBER 4 LEADING LIGHT ON FORESHORE NEAR RAMPSIDE HALL, RAMPSIDE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Aug-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 388563

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BARROW IN FURNESS

SD26NW RAMPSIDE 708-1/6/110 (South side (off)) 21/08/91 No.4 Leading Light on foreshore near Rampside Hall

II

Navigation beacon. c1875. Red and yellow brick. Slender, square tower approx 20m in height. Clasping, red brick pilaster strips and yellow brick side panels with iron straps that project up from concrete foundation; iron access door and small slit windows. Corbelled brickwork beneath yellow brick lantern housing with iron strapping and rectangular panels on each side. More corbelling beneath brick, pyramidal roof. Similar leading lights were built on Foulney Island and off Carr Lane, Walney Island (both now demolished). The alignment of the lights assisted the approach to Barrow-in-Furness.

Listing NGR: SD2413966237

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National Grid Reference: SD 24139 66237

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