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Silver Wedding Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Bromborough, Wirral

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Latitude: 53.3489 / 53°20'56"N

Longitude: -2.9974 / 2°59'50"W

OS Eastings: 333699

OS Northings: 384025

OS Grid: SJ336840

Mapcode National: GBR 7YHQ.V6

Mapcode Global: WH87L.X2TY

Plus Code: 9C5V82X3+H2

Entry Name: Silver Wedding Fountain

Listing Date: 2 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1343480

English Heritage Legacy ID: 215448

Location: Bromborough, Wirral, CH62

County: Wirral

Electoral Ward/Division: Bromborough

Built-Up Area: Bebington

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: New Ferry St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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SJ 3384 SE
(west side)
Port Sunlight
14/124 Silver Wedding


Drinking fountain. 1899. Pink granite. Central fountain
with swept segmental hood and flanking seats swept forward
at ends. Fountain has quoins and string course, semi-
circular bowl on squat Ionic columns and brackets. Recess
above has bronze lion mask and plaque commemorating
erection. Elliptical-headed recess below bowl has small dog
bowl. Flanking seats have rusticated end piers and top
entablature; seats with panelled backs and ends with
acanthus to knees and paw feet. Commemorates the Silver
Wedding anniversary of Lord Leverhulme and his wife, and the
life and influence of his parents, James and Eliza Lever.

Listing NGR: SJ3369984025

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