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Latitude: 52.2465 / 52°14'47"N
Longitude: 0.7204 / 0°43'13"E
OS Eastings: 585811
OS Northings: 264405
OS Grid: TL858644
Mapcode National: GBR QF0.2Y8
Mapcode Global: VHKD4.FSPR
Entry Name: Drinking Trough the Broadway
Listing Date: 30 October 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1343605
English Heritage Legacy ID: 466821
Location: Bury St. Edmunds, St. Edmundsbury, Suffolk, IP33
District: St. Edmundsbury
Civil Parish: Bury St Edmunds
Built-Up Area: Bury St Edmunds
Traditional County: Suffolk
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk
Church of England Parish: Bury St Edmunds St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich
BURY ST EDMUNDS
TL8564SE EASTGATE STREET
639-1/8/350 (North side)
Drinking Trough, The Broadway
Drinking trough, now disused. 1875. Granite. Sited in the open
area at the front of The Broadway. The main horse-trough is a
plain rectangular stone basin supported at each end on a plain
stone block. Below it is a shallow trough set at ground level.
Across the front 'BE MERCIFUL TO MAN AND BEAST 'is cut in
large letters. On the side, a metal plate bears the words
'Presented to this Borough by Lady Bunbury Novr 1875'. On the
outer side on the left is a small basin; the metal fittings
and tap are missing.
Listing NGR: TL8581164405
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