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Drinking Water Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Leek, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.1101 / 53°6'36"N

Longitude: -2.0077 / 2°0'27"W

OS Eastings: 399581

OS Northings: 356990

OS Grid: SJ995569

Mapcode National: GBR 24Q.36P

Mapcode Global: WHBCJ.4361

Entry Name: Drinking Water Fountain

Listing Date: 14 October 1996

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1268632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 461597

Location: Leek, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, ST13

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Leek

Built-Up Area: Leek

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Leek St Edward the Confessor

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text


611-1/1/22 (South side)
Drinking Water Fountain


Drinking water fountain. c1860, restored 1994. Ashlar. Central
rectangular pillar with pedimented coping, incorporating niche
with tap and marble projecting basin. Lettering over niche
reads 'pro bono publico'. Lower flanking walls each side, with
cast-iron overflow pipe to right. Cast-iron railing with
scrollwork panels each side.

Listing NGR: SJ9958156990

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