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Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough, Stow-on-the-Wold

Description: Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 126341

OS Grid Reference: SP1907126005
OS Grid Coordinates: 419071, 226005
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9322, -1.7240

Location: High Street, Stow-on-the-Wold, Gloucestershire GL54 1EL

Locality: Stow-on-the-Wold
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL54 1EL

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Listing Text

(north end)

Drinking fountain and
horse trough
SP 1925 NE 1/89


1867-8. The first regular supply of pure water for the town. The structure
commemorates this and the generous gift of £2,000 by Joseph Chamberlayne to enable
the well to be dug deeper. Gothic, 4 sided with masonry pyramidal roof and poppyhead.
Rough label to cusped panel on each face, 2 horse troughs, 2 drinking fountains and
a dog bowl. Replaces a horse pond at the junction of High Street and the Fosse Way.

Listing NGR: SP1907126005

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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