Description: Water Fountain at Junction with Firs Road
Water Fountain at Junction with Stamford Road
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212802
OS Grid Reference: SJ7588986883
OS Grid Coordinates: 375889, 386883
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3782, -2.3639
SJ 78 NE BOWDON FIRS ROAD
7/46 Water fountain
at junction with
- Stamford Road
Water fountain. 1872 in memory of Francis Marriott. Ashlar
and polished granite. Gothic style canopy with gables over
4 cusped arch recesses which house the fountains and bowls.
Polished granite columns on either side of inscription
reading "Blessed is the man that trusteth in the Lord ...
for he shall be as a tree planted by the waters". The base
has octagonal corner columns and a 3-step plinth has 2
drinking troughs (now planters).
Listing NGR: SJ7588986883
Source: English Heritage
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