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Latitude: 50.736 / 50°44'9"N
Longitude: -1.7793 / 1°46'45"W
OS Eastings: 415667
OS Northings: 92956
OS Grid: SZ156929
Mapcode National: GBR 55B.LZP
Mapcode Global: FRA 7754.DLT
Entry Name: Drinking fountain and cattle trough
Listing Date: 12 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324700
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101634
Location: Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, Dorset, BH23
Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre
Built-Up Area: Christchurch
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Christchurch Holy Trinity
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
ST MARGARETS AVENUE
1. (South Side)
Drinking fountain and
cattle trough on northern
edge of Quomps Recreation Ground
SZ 1592 1A/441
Circa 1900. Pink granite cattle trough on stone end blocks with heart shaped niches in each. Below, 3 smaller troughs for cats and dogs hollowed out from plinth. Short round column of drinking fountain rises at west end from square base. Basin with inscription above, commemorating Samuel Bemister, 7 times Mayor of Christchurch.
Listing NGR: SZ1570192457
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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