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Memorial Drinking Fountain 20 Metres North of Church of St Cuthbert

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenhead, Northumberland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.9819 / 54°58'54"N

Longitude: -2.5325 / 2°31'56"W

OS Eastings: 366018

OS Northings: 565380

OS Grid: NY660653

Mapcode National: GBR BBRT.JY

Mapcode Global: WH911.21BN

Entry Name: Memorial Drinking Fountain 20 Metres North of Church of St Cuthbert

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1156001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240729

Location: Greenhead, Northumberland, CA8

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Greenhead

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Greenhead

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

GREENHEAD B 6318
NY 66 NE
(South side)
Greenhead Village
11/81 Memorial drinking
fountain, 20 metres
north of Church of
St. Cuthbert
II

Drinking fountain. 1865 in memory of John Blenkinsop Coulson. Sandstone.
2.0-metre tall, banded, square-plan block on roll-moulded base. Semicircular
basins with squat colonettes and foliage capitals on both returns. Inscription
on front: ERECTED IN MEMORY OF JOHN BLENKINSOP COULSON .... BY HIS WIDOW AND
FAMILY 1865. Top section, above hollow-chamfered band with stiff-leaf carving,
has a gable on each face. Gable with carved foliage borders and roll-moulded
ridges contain oval plaques (with swan on front and Blenkinsop shield on
returns). Vase finial with carved foliage on octagonal-plan base.


Listing NGR: NY6601865380

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