American Drinking Fountain, Stratford upon Avon, Warwickshire

This fountain is shown on an early OS map as 'Shakespeare Memorial Fountain'. It was built in 1886-7 by Jethro Cossins of Birmingham for George W Childs of the United States. It was built to the memory of William Shakespeare and dedicated by the actor Henry Irving.


Warwickshire Stratford upon Avon


Victorian (1837 - 1901)


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