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Latitude: 50.7315 / 50°43'53"N
Longitude: -1.7789 / 1°46'43"W
OS Eastings: 415701
OS Northings: 92457
OS Grid: SZ157924
Mapcode National: GBR 55J.12H
Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.LT6
Entry Name: Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough on Northern Edge of Quomps Recreation Ground
Listing Date: 12 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324700
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101634
Location: Christchurch, Dorset, BH23
Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre
Built-Up Area: Christchurch
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
ST MARGARETS AVENUE
1. (South Side)
Drinking fountain and
cattle trough on northern
edge of Quomps Recreation Ground
SZ 1592 1A/441
Circa 1900. Pink granite cattle trough on stone end blocks with heart shaped niches in each. Below, 3 smaller troughs for cats and dogs hollowed out from plinth. Short round column of drinking fountain rises at west end from square base. Basin with inscription above, commemorating Samuel Bemister, 7 times Mayor of Christchurch.
Listing NGR: SZ1570192457
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