Drinking Water Fountain, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London

Drinking water fountain, Lincoln's Inn Fields, London WC2A 3TL

Granite drinking fountain, erected in 1880 as a memorial to Philip Twells who was a barrister at Lincoln's Inn and Member of Parliament for the City of London in the late 19th century. Rectangular 2 stage pillar on octagonal stepped base. On each face of 1st tier a triangular pediment supported by pilasters with water taps at the base and bracketed basins. The 2nd tier has roundels under segmental pediments supported by pilasters.


Opening Arrangements

Day and night throughout the year.


Postcode relates to nearest property with an identifiable postcode. Rail: Underground to Holborn then a short walk into Kingsway, left into Remnant Street, through to Lincoln's Inn Fields. Bus: any route north-south along Kingsway or east-west along High Holborn. See London Transport website: http://www.tfl.gov.uk

Parking Spaces


Use of public transport strongly recommended

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Yes
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes