MEMORIAL DRINKING FOUNTAIN AND TROUGH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1153499
Date first listed:
20-Oct-1983
Statutory Address:
MEMORIAL DRINKING FOUNTAIN AND TROUGH, MARKET CROSS

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Location

Statutory Address:
MEMORIAL DRINKING FOUNTAIN AND TROUGH, MARKET CROSS

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Dorset
District:
North Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Sturminster Newton
National Grid Reference:
ST 78644 14062

Details

ST 7814 STURMINSTER NEWTON MARKET CROSS (EAST SIDE)

8/154 Memorial drinking fountain and trough

G.V. II

Drinking fountain and trough, early C20. Cast by Mitchell and Sons, Bristol. Mainly cast iron on a ceramic brick base. The fountain is four sided. The lower stage bears inscription on two sides and the outlet on another. The next stage is separated from the first by a moulding of bound reeding and has four panels bearing a lion surrounded by rushes over a rose. Above this is a simple capital surmounted by a finial of 2 dolphins entwining a trident. The inscriptions are to two local doctors, father and son, J Comyus Leach MD JP and E Comyus Leach BA Surgeon.

Listing NGR: ST7864414062

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
102442
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 19 Dec 2003
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