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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, City of Bristol

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4547 / 51°27'17"N

Longitude: -2.5966 / 2°35'47"W

OS Eastings: 358639

OS Northings: 173031

OS Grid: ST586730

Mapcode National: GBR C7K.PC

Mapcode Global: VH88M.YP3N

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 4 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1202136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 379332

Location: Bristol, BS1

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Bristol St Stephen with St James and St John the Baptist with St Michael and St George

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


BRISTOL

ST5873SE COLSTON AVENUE, Centre
901-1/11/552 (North East side)
04/03/77 Drinking fountain

GV II

Drinking fountain. 1893, erected 1901. Grey granite with red
granite bowls. Square steps to a moulded plinth with bowls to
each face, fountain above has grey columns to pediments each
side, red granite plaques, and a fluted grey drum with a domed
top. One lion-head tap survives on the NW side, and the City
Arms in brass facing SW. Commemorated the Industrial and Fine
Art Exhibition held on the site, 1893-4.


Listing NGR: ST5863973031

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