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2 Drinking Fountains, 3 Overthrows and Lanterns

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopsgate, London

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Latitude: 51.5165 / 51°30'59"N

Longitude: -0.0815 / 0°4'53"W

OS Eastings: 533214

OS Northings: 181477

OS Grid: TQ332814

Mapcode National: GBR TB.VK

Mapcode Global: VHGR0.J4SS

Entry Name: 2 Drinking Fountains, 3 Overthrows and Lanterns

Listing Date: 10 November 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359170

English Heritage Legacy ID: 199322

Location: City of London, London, EC2M

County: London

District: City and County of the City of London

Electoral Ward/Division: Bishopsgate

Built-Up Area: City of London

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): City of London

Church of England Parish: St Botolph without Bishopsgate

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text


2 Drinking Fountains
3 overthrows and Lanterns
TQ 3381 SW 11/N/20


Drinking Fountain 1866; 2 stone piers flanking entrance to churchyard from Bishopsgate. Stone with pink granite bands and bowls beneath niches decorated with masks. Brass fittings. south fountain reads "The Gift of the Churchwardens 1866" on side elevation. North fountain reads "The Gift of C Gilpin Esq MP. 1866". Overthrow and Lanterns. Late C19 wrought iron barbed overthrows and railings embracing Windsor lanterns. Westernmost overthrow incomplete with arm and lantern missing.

Listing NGR: TQ3321481477

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