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Victoria Jubilee Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Middleham, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2847 / 54°17'4"N

Longitude: -1.8077 / 1°48'27"W

OS Eastings: 412619

OS Northings: 487693

OS Grid: SE126876

Mapcode National: GBR HLTW.FT

Mapcode Global: WHC6Y.6KGM

Entry Name: Victoria Jubilee Fountain

Listing Date: 25 June 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1302053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321691

Location: Middleham, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Middleham

Built-Up Area: Middleham

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SE 18 NW MIDDLEHAM SWINE MARKET

9/80 Victoria Jubilee Fountain

GV II

Fountain. Dated 1887. Ashlar. Basin of quatrefoil plan containing
pedestal of square plan with Baroque round-arch niches in each side with
commemorative inscriptions concerning Queen Victoria's life. Above, a dish
with acanthus leaves and lions' heads supporting a smaller dish with
entwined dolphins. Nearby is an iron ring let into the paving, said to
have been used to tie up a bull for the purpose of baiting with dogs.
Middleham Publicity Asociation, Middleham, 1983.


Listing NGR: SE1261987692

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