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Latitude: 54.9819 / 54°58'54"N
Longitude: -2.5325 / 2°31'56"W
OS Eastings: 366018
OS Northings: 565380
OS Grid: NY660653
Mapcode National: GBR BBRT.JY
Mapcode Global: WH911.21BN
Entry Name: Memorial Drinking Fountain 20 Metres North of Church of St Cuthbert
Listing Date: 27 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1156001
English Heritage Legacy ID: 240729
Location: Greenhead, Northumberland, CA8
Civil Parish: Greenhead
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland
Church of England Parish: Greenhead
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
GREENHEAD B 6318
NY 66 NE
11/81 Memorial drinking
fountain, 20 metres
north of Church of
Drinking fountain. 1865 in memory of John Blenkinsop Coulson. Sandstone.
2.0-metre tall, banded, square-plan block on roll-moulded base. Semicircular
basins with squat colonettes and foliage capitals on both returns. Inscription
on front: ERECTED IN MEMORY OF JOHN BLENKINSOP COULSON .... BY HIS WIDOW AND
FAMILY 1865. Top section, above hollow-chamfered band with stiff-leaf carving,
has a gable on each face. Gable with carved foliage borders and roll-moulded
ridges contain oval plaques (with swan on front and Blenkinsop shield on
returns). Vase finial with carved foliage on octagonal-plan base.
Listing NGR: NY6601865380
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