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Drinking Fountain West of Holywell Manor House, Seaton Valley

Description: Drinking Fountain West of Holywell Manor House

Grade: II
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

Location: A192, Blyth, Northumberland NE25 0LL

Locality: Seaton Valley
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE25 0LL

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Listing Text

A 192 , Holywell,
NZ 37 SW
Whitley Bay (east side)
8/10 Drinking fountain
west of Holywell
Manor House
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

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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