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Horse Trough and Drinking Fountain on Pavement in Front of Number 87, Rayleigh

Description: Horse Trough and Drinking Fountain on Pavement in Front of Number 87

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 123031

OS Grid Reference: TQ8059790672
OS Grid Coordinates: 580597, 190672
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5860, 0.6054

Location: High Street, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 7EJ

Locality: Rayleigh
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS6 7EJ

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Listing Text

TQ 8090-8190
(east side)
Horse Trough and
Drinking fountain on
pavement in front of
No. 87

Horse trough and drinking fountain. C19. Stone. Curved trough on stone
supports, one side inscribed Metropolitan Drinking Fountain. Cattle Trough
Association. Victoria Street. The north end is raised and curved with a flat
head, the edges moulded, the north face has a spout opening and an iron cup
ring, a moulded semi-circular basin at the base with curved and moulded soffit
and pendant. Few of these drinking fountains survive in Essex.

Listing NGR: TQ8059790672

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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