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Latitude: 53.5879 / 53°35'16"N
Longitude: -2.3015 / 2°18'5"W
OS Eastings: 380141
OS Northings: 410192
OS Grid: SD801101
Mapcode National: GBR DVCY.JK
Mapcode Global: WH97X.M28R
Entry Name: Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough
Listing Date: 29 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356806
English Heritage Legacy ID: 210676
Location: Bury, BL9
Electoral Ward/Division: East
Built-Up Area: Bury
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester
Church of England Parish: Bury St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Manchester
SD 8010 SW MANCHESTER ROAD
2/42 (west side)
- Drinking Fountain and
1897 by T R Kitsell. A gift of Miss Openshaw of Tenterden Street. Italianate in
style. Ornate arched canopy of Portland stone on 4 short red granite Ionic columns.
White granite plinth. Inscriptions include "Vic Reg 1897; 60 years". Peripheral
basins accommodated up to 3 horse, 3 dogs and 2 men to drink at the same time. Putto
of red granite on central pedestal. Iron scrollwork in heads of arches, cornice
and balustrade, behind which rises open stone peak with finial. Carved decoration
of animal heads, coats of arms etc.
Listing NGR: SD8014110192
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