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Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough

A Grade II Listed Building in East, Bury

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 210676

Location: Bury, BL9

County: Bury

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

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Listing Text

2/42 (west side)

- Drinking Fountain and
Horse Trough

- II

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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