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Drinking Fountain 30 Metres East of Post Office, Mitford

Description: Drinking Fountain 30 Metres East of Post Office

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 238920

OS Grid Reference: NZ1720685990
OS Grid Coordinates: 417206, 585990
Latitude/Longitude: 55.1679, -1.7314

Location: B6343, Mitford, Northumberland NE61 3PS

Locality: Mitford
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE61 3PS

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Listing Text

NZ 1785
(North side)
10/5 Drinking fountain
30 metres east of
Post Office

Drinking fountain, 1877. Tooled-and-margined stone, brass. Round-headed arch
enclosing relief carving of dragon's head impaled on sword, and spout plate
inscribed J.P.O.M. (Colonel John Philip Osbaldeston-Mitford) with date.

Included for historical interest as the site of a holy well,the reputed scene
in 1006 of miracles associated with a relic of St. Cuthbert's shroud.

Listing NGR: NZ1720685990

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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