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Drinking Fountain at North End of Central Avenue NZ 3986 5666

A Grade II Listed Building in Hendon, Sunderland

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Latitude: 54.9031 / 54°54'11"N

Longitude: -1.3799 / 1°22'47"W

OS Eastings: 439860

OS Northings: 556663

OS Grid: NZ398566

Mapcode National: GBR VCZ.MG

Mapcode Global: WHD5C.S121

Plus Code: 9C6WWJ3C+62

Entry Name: Drinking Fountain at North End of Central Avenue NZ 3986 5666

Listing Date: 10 November 1978

Last Amended: 17 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1208918

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391523

Location: Mowbray Park, Sunderland, SR2

County: Sunderland

Electoral Ward/Division: Hendon

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Sunderland

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Hendon

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Description



SUNDERLAND

NZ3956NE MOWBRAY EXTENSION PARK
920-1/20/146 (North side)
10/11/78 Drinking fountain at north end of
Central Avenue NZ 3986 5666
(Formerly Listed as:
MOWBRAY EXTENSION PARK
Drinking fountain at north end of
Central Avenue)

GV II

Drinking fountain in north extension of Mowbray Park . Dated
1878. Founder's plate Glenfield & Kennedy Ltd., Kilmarnock;
for the Order of Oddfellows in memory of William Hall; gift to
the Corporation of Sunderland. Cast-iron. Small domed canopy
with elaborate foliage and 4 cusped arches on columns shelters
bollard-shaped drinking fountain. Above each arch an
escutcheon and motto. On N and S: KEEP THE PAVEMENT DRY, and
NIL DESPERANDUM AUSPICE DEO 1878, (the borough's motto) with
symbols of borough and of Oddfellows. On E and W: AMICITIA
AMOR ET VERITAS 1878 with on E, IN MEMORY OF WM HALL PPGM OF
THE SUNDERLAND DISTRICT INDEPENDENT ORDER OF ODDFELLOWS and on
W, PRESENTED TO THE CORPORATION OF SUNDERLAND BY THE
ODDFELLOWS NU.


Listing NGR: NZ3986056663

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