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Employees Memorial Fountain at Reckitt and Colman (Pharmaceutical) Limited

A Grade II Listed Building in Drypool, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7539 / 53°45'13"N

Longitude: -0.3221 / 0°19'19"W

OS Eastings: 510727

OS Northings: 429918

OS Grid: TA107299

Mapcode National: GBR GRK.MR

Mapcode Global: WHHGQ.0XW2

Entry Name: Employees Memorial Fountain at Reckitt and Colman (Pharmaceutical) Limited

Listing Date: 21 January 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197608

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387543

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU8

County: City of Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Drypool

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull, Drypool St Columba

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

This List entry was subject to a Minor Enhancement on 30/03/2017

TA 12 NW,

DANSOM LANE (West side),
Employees' Memorial Fountain at Reckitt & Colman (Pharmaceutical) Ltd.


Employees' war memorial fountain. Sculptor William Aumonier, memorial unveiled November 1921.
Ashlar. Large standing figure of a woman and a dying man on a square base.
Pedestal with swagged tablet front and rear, and on either
side a tablet with segmental pediment. At the front corners, a
pair of water spouts in the form of fish held by cherubs.
Rectangular plinth with rounded ends, with a water spout in
the centre and a fish at each corner. The structure stands in
a rectangular pool with shouldered rounded ends and moulded
coping. The memorial commemorates company employees killed in
the First World War.

Listing NGR: TA1072729918

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 1 February 2017.

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

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