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Drinking Fountain East of Church of St James

A Grade II Listed Building in Benwell and Scotswood, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9709 / 54°58'15"N

Longitude: -1.6607 / 1°39'38"W

OS Eastings: 421819

OS Northings: 564081

OS Grid: NZ218640

Mapcode National: GBR JBVY.8W

Mapcode Global: WHC3Q.GBF3

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain East of Church of St James

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304517

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Benwell and Scotswood

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Benwell and Scotwood Team

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE CONDERCUM ROAD
NZ 26 SW
11/207 Drinking fountain east
of Church of St.James
G.V. II
Drinking fountain. Dated 1902. Sandstone ashlar with pink granite basin, nook
shafts and back panel. Gothic style. Round-headed alcove with impost bands and
archivolt, under steeply-pitched, coped gable; prominent round basin on leaf
bracket. Inscription on back panel: THIS FOUNTAIN WAS ERECTED TO COMMEMORATE
THE CORONATION OF KING EDWARD AND QUEEN ALEXANDRA.


Listing NGR: NZ2181964081

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