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Latitude: 51.8557 / 51°51'20"N
Longitude: -4.3163 / 4°18'58"W
OS Eastings: 240577
OS Northings: 219990
OS Grid: SN405199
Mapcode National: GBR DG.T60G
Mapcode Global: VH3LH.4MJ9
Entry Name: Cast-iron drinking fountain in Carmarthen Park
Listing Date: 28 November 2003
Last Amended: 28 November 2003
Source ID: 82148
Building Class: Civil
Location: Situated between bandstand and Picton Terrace entrance to park.
Community: Carmarthen (Caerfyrddin)
Built-Up Area: Carmarthen
Traditional County: Carmarthenshire
Drinking fountain, presumably of 1900, the date of park, but looking later C19.
Small cast iron drinking fountain on square concrete plinth. Fountain is c. 5'' (c17cm) high, with quatrefoil short shaft set in concrete, then short round shaft with 4 small dishes between brackets, then neck-ring under octagonal section with rosettes and spigots. This carries base of a curious finial with 4 thick scrolled branches, fluted ball, and further smaller ball on shaft above.
Included as a piece of decorative late Victorian cast-iron work. Part of a reletively complete urban park of C1900.
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