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Queen Victoria Jubilee Fountain, Uppingham

Description: Queen Victoria Jubilee Fountain

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186822

OS Grid Reference: SP8664599671
OS Grid Coordinates: 486645, 299671
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5879, -0.7225

Location: 2 A6003, Uppingham, Rutland LE15 9QH

Locality: Uppingham
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 9QH

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Listing Text

Queen Victoria Jubilee

Drinking-fountain. 1887. Stone. Gothic Revival. Hexagonal in plan with squat
spirelet supporting decorative cast-iron lamp bracket. Columns at angles with
shaft-rings and stylized leaf capitals. Small piscina-like niches with basins on each
alternate face, that to the south with water-spout. North face has Royal Arms.
Spirelet inscribed "This monument is erected by the inhabitants of Uppingham in loving
and loyal commemoration of the fiftieth year of the reign of Her Most Gracious Majesty
Victoria June 1887 Long Live the Queen."

Listing NGR: SP8664599671

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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