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Drinking Fountain in South West Corner of Wall of Railway Bridge

A Grade II Listed Building in Ormskirk, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5684 / 53°34'6"N

Longitude: -2.8825 / 2°52'57"W

OS Eastings: 341650

OS Northings: 408339

OS Grid: SD416083

Mapcode National: GBR 8W95.RK

Mapcode Global: WH86H.PKKR

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain in South West Corner of Wall of Railway Bridge

Listing Date: 11 August 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 386393

Location: West Lancashire, Lancashire, L39

County: Lancashire

District: West Lancashire

Town: West Lancashire

Electoral Ward/Division: Scott

Built-Up Area: Ormskirk

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Ormskirk St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


663-1/8/155 (South side)
11/08/72 Drinking fountain in south-west
corner of wall of railway bridge


Drinking fountain. Dated 1858. Sandstone and pink marble.
Built into south-west corner of parapet of bridge;
semi-circular marble bowl with rectangular reredos panel dated
1858 (spout furnishings missing), a sandstone plaque above
this with worn lettering, and a pitched upstand with a trefoil
cusp at the top and flat stone coping. Forms group with
railway bridge (q.v.), and with Nos 11 and 13 (q.v.)
diagonally opposite, and with No.36 (q.v.) on opposite corner
of Railway Road.

Listing NGR: SD4165008339

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