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Church Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornton in Craven, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9309 / 53°55'51"N

Longitude: -2.1517 / 2°9'6"W

OS Eastings: 390133

OS Northings: 448321

OS Grid: SD901483

Mapcode National: GBR FQDZ.YM

Mapcode Global: WHB7C.XGJB

Entry Name: Church Well

Listing Date: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324520

Location: Thornton in Craven, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

Civil Parish: Thornton in Craven

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


9/142 Church Well


Wellhouse, 1764. Rubble, stone slab roof. Octagonal with coping and monolithic
cap and ball. The coping is inscribed: H RICHARDSON RECTOR Fontem huic
salutiferum et perantiquum tecto munivit Anno Aerae Christianae MDCCL XIV
Quod Publicae Sanitati bene vorcat (H Richardson Rector furnished this ancient
and health-giving spring with a roof in the year of the Christian Era 1764,
to turn it to the public good).

Listing NGR: SD9013648320

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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