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Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough

A Grade II Listed Building in Beverley, East Riding of Yorkshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text


1857/0/10013 BECKSIDE
10-JAN-03 (North side)
Drinking Fountain and Horse Trough

II

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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