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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
Entry Name: Drinking fountain opposite Allendale Library
Listing Date: 23 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1042963
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240145
Location: Allendale, Northumberland, NE47
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
B 6303 (South side)
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.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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