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Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Tyldesley, Wigan

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.5139 / 53°30'50"N

Longitude: -2.4675 / 2°28'3"W

OS Eastings: 369093

OS Northings: 402015

OS Grid: SD690020

Mapcode National: GBR CW6T.L2

Mapcode Global: WH981.2Y71

Plus Code: 9C5VGG7J+HX

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 27 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213515

Location: Wigan, M29

County: Wigan

Electoral Ward/Division: Tyldesley

Built-Up Area: Tyldesley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Tyldesley St George

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 14/11/2019

SD 60 SE
2/46

TYLDESLEY
ELLIOTT STREET (south side)
Drinking fountain

[Formerly listed as Drinking fountain, ELLIOTT STREET (north side)]

GV
II

Drinking fountain. c.1892. Stone. Square shaft on stone steps with cusped niches in each face. Gothic Revival. The niches surround the drinking fountains and one bears the inscription: "Donated by John Buckley 1812-1892". Corner colonnettes support gablets which bear coats of arms and a square tapering shaft which takes the place of a roof.

Relocated to the south side of Elliott Street in 2015.

Listing NGR: SD6909302015

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