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Latitude: 54.9714 / 54°58'17"N
Longitude: -1.6147 / 1°36'52"W
OS Eastings: 424764
OS Northings: 564155
OS Grid: NZ247641
Mapcode National: GBR SP3.5F
Mapcode Global: WHC3R.59CP
Entry Name: Drinking Fountain
Listing Date: 17 December 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1319905
English Heritage Legacy ID: 304411
Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1
County: Newcastle upon Tyne
Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate
Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne
Traditional County: Northumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear
Church of England Parish: St Nicholas Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Church of England Diocese: Newcastle
NZ 2464 SE NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE BIGG MARKET
20/614 Drinking fountain
Drinking fountain. Dated 1894; resited from St. Nicholas Square in early C20.
Erected by the Band of Hope Union in memory of J. H. Rutherford. Sandstone
steps; red sandstone fountain with pink granite basin. Octagonal. Renaissance
style. Panelled plinth supports nosed octagonal basin with moulded, fluted
pedestal to tall central column. Taps, fittings removed, in pedimented panels
with inscription on entablature. Inscriptions JHR and WATER IS BEST on shields
Listing NGR: NZ2476464155
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