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place:- maypole, Nether Wasdale
parish Nether Wasdale parish, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
maypole
coordinates:- NY12460403
10Km square:- NY10
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY1204

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
MAYPOLE TO SOUTH WEST OF CHURCH / / / WASDALE / COPELAND / CUMBRIA / II / 76281 / NY1246104039
courtesy of English Heritage
Maypole, erected for Queen Victoria's Diamond Jubilee in 1897. Chamfered sandstone plinth surmounted by tapered cast-iron column c30 ft high. Moulded, splayed base with crown in low relief on column immediately above; column narrows above collar with 4 foliate lugs. Brass plaque on west side of plinth top inscribed: IN COMMEMORATION OF THE 60TH YEAR OF THE REIGN OF QUEEN VICTORIA 1837-1897.
district:- Copeland
listed building
coordinates:- NY12460403
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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