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Drinking Fountain, Herne Bay

Description: Drinking Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 May 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 170686

OS Grid Reference: TR1775068424
OS Grid Coordinates: 617750, 168424
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3731, 1.1272

Location: Central Parade, Canterbury, Kent CT6 5JL

Locality: Herne Bay
Local Authority: Canterbury City Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: CT6 5JL

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Listing Text

Herne Bay
Drinking Fountain
TR 1768 SE 1/115


1887-8 Built of Portland stone. Square in shape surmounted by a crown held up
by the flippers of 4 dolphins. 4 segmental pediments and cornice. 4 round-headed
panels and scrolled buttresses. Plinth of 3 steps. The south aide has a stone
statue of a lady in Grecian dress. The drinking fountain was presented to Herne
Bay as a Jubilee Memorial of Queen Victoria's reign by Major Horation D Davies Sheriff
of London end Middlesex 1887-8.

Listing NGR: TR1775068424

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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