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Drinking fountain opposite Allendale Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Allendale Town, Northumberland

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Latitude: 54.8972 / 54°53'50"N

Longitude: -2.2526 / 2°15'9"W

OS Eastings: 383900

OS Northings: 555863

OS Grid: NY839558

Mapcode National: GBR DCQT.48

Mapcode Global: WHB2P.C5LJ

Plus Code: 9C6VVPWW+VX

Entry Name: Drinking fountain opposite Allendale Library

Listing Date: 23 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 240145

Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Allendale

Built-Up Area: Allendale Town

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Allendale St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Drinking fountain opposite Allendale Library

Drinking fountain dated 1902. Stone, granite and cast-iron. Square stone structure with rectangular trough at front and small semicircular basins with taps to sides. Pointed-arched panel with inscription commemorating Trooper John Joseph Glendinning, killed at Klip Drift, South Africa, 1902, beneath grotesque lion's head.

Gothic canopy carried on four polished granite columns enclosing urn. Fountain enclosed by dwarf wall with raised copings, low cast-iron standards and rail.

Listing NGR: NY8390055863

This List entry has been amended to add the source for North East War Memorial Project Online. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 5 September 2018.

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