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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.
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