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Latitude: 52.2446 / 52°14'40"N
Longitude: 0.7174 / 0°43'2"E
OS Eastings: 585618
OS Northings: 264192
OS Grid: TL856641
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.85S
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.DV45
Plus Code: 9F426PV8+RX
Entry Name: Drinking Fountain and Sundial
Listing Date: 30 October 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245038
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466467
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, West Suffolk, Suffolk, IP33
District: West Suffolk
Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds
Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: St James Bury St Edmunds
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SE ABBEY PRECINCTS
639-1/8/100 Drinking Fountain and Sundial
Drinking fountain and sundial. 1870. Formerly at the south end
of The Traverse; removed to the Abbey Gardens in 1939. Stone.
A hexagonal raised base is flanked by 3 flower borders; in its
centre a wide shallow bowl on a pedestal supports a high
fluted column with 4 former water outlets and a lead plaque
dated 1870 on its base. The column has an enriched Ionic
capital, surmounted by a rectangular pedestal with a sundial
on its south face and topped by an urn.
Listing NGR: TL8561864192
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