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Drinking Fountain 40 Metres East of Post Office, Wallington Demesne

Description: Drinking Fountain 40 Metres East of Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238430

OS Grid Reference: NZ0261585655
OS Grid Coordinates: 402615, 585655
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1652, -1.9605

Location: B6342, Wallington Demesne, Northumberland NE61 4BA

Locality: Wallington Demesne
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 4BA

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Listing Text

NZ 0285
18/168 Drinking Fountain
40 metres east of
Post Office
Drinking Fountain c.1880. Granite. Arched slab with vigorous life-size
sculpture of dolphin, on broad rocky base. Tap in dolphin's mouth, iron cup
on chain. Inscription above dolphin: 'FVTVRI HAVD IMMEMOR OEVI' ('Not
unmindful of future generations'). Part of Sir Charles Trevelyan's remodelling
of the village; the Trevelyan arms have dolphin supporters.

Listing NGR: NZ0261585655

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Source: English Heritage

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