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Drinking Fountain at Corner of Clayton Road

A Grade II Listed Building in South Jesmond, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9855 / 54°59'7"N

Longitude: -1.6129 / 1°36'46"W

OS Eastings: 424872

OS Northings: 565720

OS Grid: NZ248657

Mapcode National: GBR SPC.BZ

Mapcode Global: WHC3K.6Y7G

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain at Corner of Clayton Road

Listing Date: 17 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304587

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE2

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: South Jesmond

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

(east side)
17/12/71 Drinking fountain at
corner of Clayton Road
(north side)
Drinking fountain. Circa 1901. Signed by Marshall and Tweedy, architects,
and W. Donaldson sculptor. In memory of W.D. Stephen, 1827-1901, mayor and
sheriff of Newcastle, promoter of maritime commerce and temperance and the welfare
of the poor. Erected by public subscription. Sandstone ashlar and pink granite
with bronze roundel; cast iron railings. Tall sandstone panel, with scrolled
date panel in broken pediment, has garlanded swags to-pediment and to flanking
high obelisks on deeply-moulded plinths. Low flat-coped walls at each side have
iron balustrades. Granite basin beneath inscription in main panel with round

Listing NGR: NZ2487265720

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