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2 Drinking Fountains, 3 Overthrows and Lanterns, City of London

Description: 2 Drinking Fountains, 3 Overthrows and Lanterns

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 199322

OS Grid Reference: TQ3321481477
OS Grid Coordinates: 533214, 181477
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5165, -0.0815

Location: Bishopsgate, City of London, EC2M 3 EC2M 3TJ

Locality: City of London
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: EC2M 3TJ

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Listing Text


2 Drinking Fountains
3 overthrows and Lanterns
TQ 3381 SW 11/N/20


Drinking Fountain 1866; 2 stone piers flanking entrance to churchyard from Bishopsgate. Stone with pink granite bands and bowls beneath niches decorated with masks. Brass fittings. south fountain reads "The Gift of the Churchwardens 1866" on side elevation. North fountain reads "The Gift of C Gilpin Esq MP. 1866". Overthrow and Lanterns. Late C19 wrought iron barbed overthrows and railings embracing Windsor lanterns. Westernmost overthrow incomplete with arm and lantern missing.

Listing NGR: TQ3321481477

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Source: English Heritage

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