Description: Drinking Fountain West of Holywell Manor House
Date Listed: 15 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235974
OS Grid Reference: NZ3178874484
OS Grid Coordinates: 431788, 574484
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0638, -1.5038
A 192 , Holywell,
NZ 37 SW
Whitley Bay (east side)
8/10 Drinking fountain
west of Holywell
Drinking fountain as Boer War Memorial, c.1902. Grey and pink granite.
Circular drum with moulded plinth and cornice; small basin on east and trough
on north, both with moulded edges. On side of drum inscription to Smith Bewick
and William Coxon, who fell at Shoreman's Drift and Rheinosterfontein, South
Africa, in 1901. Vase rests on drum, under domed canopy with ball finial
(removed for repair at time of survey) on 4 columns.
Listing NGR: NZ3178874484
Source: English Heritage
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