Description: Drinking Trough at Ngr Ss 9957 4209
Date Listed: 5 June 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 265382
OS Grid Reference: SS9557142085
OS Grid Coordinates: 295571, 142085
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1684, -3.4950
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SS 9957 4209 TIMBERSCOMBE VILLAGE
7/99 Drinking Trough at NGR SS 9957
Drinking trough. Late C19. Portland stone. Plan: rectangular trough set on 4 stone blocks with plinth, gabled top with
pair of trefoil headed niches, mask above, inscribed on reverse '... in Memory of James Hole... 1876 and his wife died
1855". 60thick style. Not connected to water supply and missing drinking cups and outlet, assumed to have been resited.
This probably had chained cups set in niches and separate water supply so that both animals and humans could benefit
from Mr Hole's generosity.
Listing NGR: SS9557042084
Source: English Heritage
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