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Drinking Fountain and Statue

A Grade II Listed Building in Ouseburn, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9715 / 54°58'17"N

Longitude: -1.5902 / 1°35'24"W

OS Eastings: 426331

OS Northings: 564176

OS Grid: NZ263641

Mapcode National: GBR SSN.01

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.J9ZL

Plus Code: 9C6WXCC5+JW

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain and Statue

Listing Date: 17 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024850

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304636

ID on this website: 101024850

Location: Battle Field, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Ouseburn

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Ann

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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(south side)
12/615 Drinking fountain
17.12.71 and statue.
Drinking fountain and portrait bust. 1914; signed Alexis Rudier and bust dated
1912. Sandstone, pink granite and bronze. Wide stone base; granite plinth and
basins; sandstone pedestal with long inscription commemorating W.L. Blenkinsopp
Coulson and his efforts to help the weak and defenceless 'among mankind and in
the animal world'. Larger-than-life bust has drapery wrapping round pedestal.

Listing NGR: NZ2633164176

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