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Description: Drinking Fountain 20 Yards North East of Post Office
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238668
OS Grid Reference: NZ0303871826
OS Grid Coordinates: 403038, 571826
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0409, -1.9540
NZ 07 SW
14/184 Drinking fountain
approx 20 yards north
east of Post Office
Drinking fountain. 1886. "Erected by the Tenants, Employees and Tradesmen
in the Matfen and West Water Estates as a mark of their sincere respect and
esteem for Sir Edward Blackett."
Ashlar. Set on a square base with 3 steps on the north side.
A substantial column c.7 ft. high. Square with moulded top edge to the base;
tapering square shaft and boldlycornicedtop. Round water bowl projects on
north side with inscription above.
Listing NGR: NZ0303871826
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Source: English Heritage
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