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Sir Wilfred Lawson Memorial and Drinking Trough

A Grade II Listed Building in Aspatria, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.7637 / 54°45'49"N

Longitude: -3.3329 / 3°19'58"W

OS Eastings: 314331

OS Northings: 541786

OS Grid: NY143417

Mapcode National: GBR 5F5C.74

Mapcode Global: WH6ZB.SJ2G

Entry Name: Sir Wilfred Lawson Memorial and Drinking Trough

Listing Date: 13 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 410431

Location: Aspatria, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA7

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Aspatria

Built-Up Area: Aspatria

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Aspatria St Kentigern

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


7/23 Sir Wilfred Lawson
Memorial and
drinking trough


Monument and drinking trough. Dated 1907, erected by public subscription;
sculptor L. Fritz Roselieb. Calciferous sandstone with granite dressings, cast
bronze plaques and figure. Stepped octagonal grey granite plinth under square
sandstone base with angle columns of Shap granite. Each face has sculpted
bronze drinking bowls. Sandstone shaft has side bronze plaques of Peace and
Temperance, bust of Sir Wilfred Lawson 1829-1906 and rear inscription. Bronze
figure of St George and Dragon; all signed and dated by the sculptor. Horse
drinking-trough adjoins at front.

Listing NGR: NY1433141786

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

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