Antique cast iron and oak arcade
Antique cast iron and oak arcade: remarkable late 19th century (or early 20th?) arcade structure comprising decorative cast iron pillars and oak timber components. The overall length is approx 42.2 metres (138ft 5 inches). This arcade was located along the front façade of a historic hospital, permitting patients to have a sheltered walkway. It comprises 12 cast iron columns: Metric dimensions approx: Overall height 3400mm x section 170mm x 210mm at the foot of each column. Top section at cornice 290mm. The height of pillars up to the timber upper oak structure = 2850mm. Height of the oak structure = 640mm. The upper oak baluster sections are 150mm x 100mm x baluster height 3650mm.