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THE REVOLUTION WELL

List Entry Summary

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

Name: THE REVOLUTION WELL

List entry Number: 1255968

Location

THE REVOLUTION WELL, STONEGATE ROAD

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

County:

District: Leeds

District Type: Metropolitan Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465405

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

LEEDS

SE23NE STONEGATE ROAD, Meanwood 714-1/6/982 (North West side) 19/10/51 The Revolution Well

GV II

Well cover. Dated 1788. Moved slightly from original position c1926. Gritstone slabs, wrought-iron supports, approx 1m high and 0.8m wide, rectangular in plan, pyramidal capstone with iron staples. S side, round-arched opening; N side, inscription in fine incised and abbreviated lettering. 'Bog in the adjoining field drain'd,/ spring open'd,/ and conducted hither/ For the benefit of the Passenger,/ and the neighbouring House/ Novr 5th, 1788/ the 100th Anniversary from the land'g of/ KING WILLIAM/ in memory of which happy AEra,/ this is by Joseph Oates inscrib'd/ THE REVOLUTION WELL.' Joseph Oates, of Weetwood Hall, inherited Carr Manor House (qv) on the death of his father in 1779 and undertook building work and land improvements on the estate. (Hopwood WA & Casperson FP: Meanwood; Village, Valley, Industry and People: 1986-: 83).



Listing NGR: SE2935937908

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Hopwood, A W, Casperson, F P , Meanwood Village Valley Industry and People, (1986), 83

National Grid Reference: SE 29359 37908

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