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Drinking Fountain Opposite Allendale Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.8972 / 54°53'50"N

Longitude: -2.2526 / 2°15'9"W

OS Eastings: 383900

OS Northings: 555863

OS Grid: NY839558

Mapcode National: GBR DCQT.48

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.C5LJ

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain Opposite Allendale Library

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240145

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

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

24/24 Drinking fountain
opposite Allendale
Library

II


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

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