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Sir Wilfrid Lawson Memorial and drinking trough

A Grade II Listed Building in Aspatria, Cumbria

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Coordinates

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

Plus Code: 9C6RQM78+FR

Entry Name: Sir Wilfrid 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

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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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 2nd February 2021 to correct spelling of name from Wilfred Lawson to Wilfrid Lawson and also to reformat the text to current standards

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ASPATRIA
MARKET PLACE
Sir Wilfrid Lawson Memorial and drinking trough

(Formerly listed as Sir Wilfred Lawson Memorial and drinking trough)

II
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 Wilfrid 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

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