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Town Well

A Grade II Listed Building in Helperby, North Yorkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1232 / 54°7'23"N

Longitude: -1.3299 / 1°19'47"W

OS Eastings: 443892

OS Northings: 469907

OS Grid: SE438699

Mapcode National: GBR MN4R.WQ

Mapcode Global: WHD92.JMXG

Entry Name: Town Well

Listing Date: 26 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1314946

English Heritage Legacy ID: 333382

Location: Helperby, Hambleton, North Yorkshire, YO61

County: North Yorkshire

District: Hambleton

Civil Parish: Helperby

Built-Up Area: Helperby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Brafferton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

SE 4369 HELPERBY MAIN STREET
9/38 (west side)

Town Well

II


Town well, given in 1897. Sandstone with leaded ogee dome with lion finial. Octagonal
Tuscan columns on high pedestals supporting dentilled cornice. Brass head water spout
and stone basin. Inscribed as follows:- '1837 VR 1897. To commemorate 60 years of the
reign of Queen Victoria. This artesian well and building were given to the inhabitants
of Helperby by James Coates. 30th June 1897. God Save the Queen'.


Listing NGR: SE4389269907

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

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