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Drinking Fountain Opposite Allendale Library, Allendale

Description: Drinking Fountain Opposite Allendale Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240145

OS Grid Reference: NY8390055863
OS Grid Coordinates: 383900, 555863
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8972, -2.2526

Location: B6303, Allendale Town NE47 9PP

Locality: Allendale
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 9PP

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Listing Text

NY 8355 ALLENDALE B 6303 (South side)
(Allendale Town)

24/24 Drinking fountain
opposite Allendale


Drinking fountain dated 1902. Stone, granite and cast-iron. Square stone
structure with rectangular trough at front and small semicircular basins
with taps to sides. Pointed-arched panel with inscription commemorating
Trooper John Joseph Glendinning, killed at Klip Drift, South Africa, 1902,
beneath grotesque lion's head. Gothic canopy carried on 4 polished granite
columns enclosing urn. Fountain enclosed by dwarf wall with raised copings,
low cast-iron standards and rail.

Listing NGR: NY8390055863

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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