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Latitude: 53.8392 / 53°50'21"N
Longitude: -0.4128 / 0°24'45"W
OS Eastings: 504538
OS Northings: 439274
OS Grid: TA045392
Mapcode National: GBR TSK1.FH
Mapcode Global: WHGF4.MRNN
Entry Name: Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough
Listing Date: 10 January 2003
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1096040
English Heritage Legacy ID: 489932
Location: Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire, HU17
County: East Riding of Yorkshire
Civil Parish: Beverley
Built-Up Area: Beverley
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Beverley Minster St John and St Martin
Church of England Diocese: York
10-JAN-03 (North side)
Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough
Drinking fountain and water trough, now used for municipal flower displays. c. 1890. Polished granite and bronze.
D-shaped water trough to the south with rounded coping and two lower drinking troughs for dogs. Behind a square polished marble pier topped by a segmental pediment. On the south face this has a round headed arch with bronze plaque inserted, whilst the north face has another round headed arch with a metal tap and a projecting basin below.
This water trough was erected to provide the people and animals, who worked on the river front, with fresh clean drinking water.
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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