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Latitude: 53.649 / 53°38'56"N
Longitude: -1.797 / 1°47'49"W
OS Eastings: 413513
OS Northings: 416963
OS Grid: SE135169
Mapcode National: GBR HVW7.RN
Mapcode Global: WHCB1.CJHY
Entry Name: Fountain in Centre of Greenhead Park Opposite Entrance to Vernon Avenue
Listing Date: 29 September 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1134205
English Heritage Legacy ID: 339907
Location: Kirklees, HD1
Electoral Ward/Division: Greenhead
Built-Up Area: Huddersfield
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Huddersfield Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Leeds
Fountain in centre of
Greenhead Park, opposite
SE 1316 33/577 entrance to Vernon Avenue
1888. Ashlar. 4 steps up. Base with projecting semi-circular bowls on gadrooned
oriels. 8 fluted Tuscan columns (2 at each corner, placed diagonally) taking
4 semi-circular arches with keystones and moulded voussoirs. Fluted frieze.
Moulded cornice. Ogee corona of ribs and fleur-de-lys finials. Each side
has much strapwork cresting. Plaque inscribed "THE GIFT OF SIR JOHN W RAMSDEN
BART TO HUDDERSFIELD 1888".
Listing NGR: SE1351316963
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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