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Drinking Fountain West of Holywell Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Seaton Valley, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.0638 / 55°3'49"N

Longitude: -1.5037 / 1°30'13"W

OS Eastings: 431793

OS Northings: 574481

OS Grid: NZ317744

Mapcode National: GBR K9YW.7K

Mapcode Global: WHC36.WZ3D

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain West of Holywell Manor House

Listing Date: 15 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371386

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235974

Location: Seaton Valley, Northumberland, NE25

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Seaton Valley

Built-Up Area: Seaton Delaval

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Seghill Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text

A 192 , Holywell,
NZ 37 SW
Whitley Bay (east side)
8/10 Drinking fountain
west of Holywell
Manor House
Drinking fountain as Boer War Memorial, c.1902. Grey and pink granite.
Circular drum with moulded plinth and cornice; small basin on east and trough
on north, both with moulded edges. On side of drum inscription to Smith Bewick
and William Coxon, who fell at Shoreman's Drift and Rheinosterfontein, South
Africa, in 1901. Vase rests on drum, under domed canopy with ball finial
(removed for repair at time of survey) on 4 columns.

Listing NGR: NZ3179374481

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 9 February 2017.

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

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