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Church Well, Thornton in Craven

Description: Church Well

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324520

OS Grid Reference: SD9013348320
OS Grid Coordinates: 390133, 448320
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9309, -2.1517

Location: B6252, Thornton In Craven, North Yorkshire BD23 3TR

Locality: Thornton in Craven
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 3TR

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Listing Text


9/142 Church Well


Wellhouse, 1764. Rubble, stone slab roof. Octagonal with coping and monolithic
cap and ball. The coping is inscribed: H RICHARDSON RECTOR Fontem huic
salutiferum et perantiquum tecto munivit Anno Aerae Christianae MDCCL XIV
Quod Publicae Sanitati bene vorcat (H Richardson Rector furnished this ancient
and health-giving spring with a roof in the year of the Christian Era 1764,
to turn it to the public good).

Listing NGR: SD9013648320

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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