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Latitude: 54.2657 / 54°15'56"N
Longitude: -3.0494 / 3°2'57"W
OS Eastings: 331746
OS Northings: 486071
OS Grid: SD317860
Mapcode National: GBR 7M43.LM
Mapcode Global: WH834.415N
Entry Name: Water Basin Approximately 90 Metres to West of Church of Holy Trinity
Listing Date: 23 July 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1225157
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421188
Location: Colton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12
Civil Parish: Colton
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Colton Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
SD 38 NW
Water basin approx.
90m to west of Church
of Holy Trinity
Water basin. Date uncertain, but probably C16 or earlier. Stone rubble. Round
retaining wall with inlet to south. Partially filled with earth, grass etc.
Possibly originally a holy well, tradition states that it was used for baptisms.
Listing NGR: SD3174686071
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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