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Drinking Fountain to North of Number 174

A Grade II Listed Building in Wisbech, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6718 / 52°40'18"N

Longitude: 0.1694 / 0°10'9"E

OS Eastings: 546782

OS Northings: 310436

OS Grid: TF467104

Mapcode National: GBR M32.FN9

Mapcode Global: WHJPH.K3WL

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain to North of Number 174

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48280

Location: Wisbech, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE13

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Fenland

Civil Parish: Wisbech

Built-Up Area: Wisbech

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Walsoken All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

WISBECH LYNN ROAD
TF 41 SE
(South Side)
2/83 Drinking Fountain
to north of No. 174
II

Memorial, drinking fountain, designed by H.H. Armstead R.A.,
Sculptor, in Renaissance style. Mansfield sandstone and
sicilian marble. Three troughs for horses, sheep, and dogs.
Originally sited in the Old Market and possibly removed in
c.1950. Inscription on plaque 'Erected in Memory of George
Duppa and Mary Anne Collins for many years resident in this town
by their loving daughters'.
Gardiner, History of Wisbech, p.448, p.282, 1898.


Listing NGR: TF4678210436

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