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Drinking Fountain with Trough for Horses and Dogs

A Grade II Listed Building in Lake, Isle of Wight

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Latitude: 50.6502 / 50°39'0"N

Longitude: -1.1666 / 1°9'59"W

OS Eastings: 459018

OS Northings: 83721

OS Grid: SZ590837

Mapcode National: GBR 9DL.5W5

Mapcode Global: FRA 87FC.5BR

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain with Trough for Horses and Dogs

Listing Date: 14 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1034309

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310164

Location: Lake, Isle of Wight, PO36

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Lake

Built-Up Area: Sandown

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Lake The Good Shepherd

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

1352-0/4/125 Drinking Fountain with Trough for
horses and dogs

Drinking fountain, horse and dog trough. Erected c1920.
Granite structure, consisting of large rectangular trough with
chamfered base on square supports for horses, a low
rectangular trough underneath for dogs and at one end a
flattened curved stone with semi-circular bowl for humans.
Taps missing at time of survey. The inscription on one side
reads "Be ye merciful" on the other "To the horses and dogs
who also bore the burden and heat of the day 1914-1920."

Listing NGR: SZ5901883721

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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