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Gurney Memorial Drinking Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratford and New Town, Newham

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Latitude: 51.5409 / 51°32'27"N

Longitude: 0.0017 / 0°0'6"E

OS Eastings: 538910

OS Northings: 184347

OS Grid: TQ389843

Mapcode National: GBR KX.R2B

Mapcode Global: VHGQV.ZJ7K

Entry Name: Gurney Memorial Drinking Fountain

Listing Date: 8 June 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1358001

English Heritage Legacy ID: 204924

Location: Newham, London, E15

County: Newham

Electoral Ward/Division: Stratford and New Town

Built-Up Area: Newham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Stratford St John with Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

6/20 (north side)

Gurney Memorial Drinking
8.6.78 Fountain

- II

Drinking Fountain 1861: J Bell. Tapering granite obelish with pointed head on granite
plinth bearing quadrant basins. Inscribed 'In Remembrance of Samuel Gurney'. Four
cast-iron lamp columns with later lanterns stand on four granite plinths at each
corner. Founder of Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association.

Listing NGR: TQ3891084347

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

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