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Mayo Fountain

A Grade II Listed Building in Corsham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.4344 / 51°26'3"N

Longitude: -2.1842 / 2°11'3"W

OS Eastings: 387289

OS Northings: 170611

OS Grid: ST872706

Mapcode National: GBR 1RH.0LQ

Mapcode Global: VH96J.364R

Plus Code: 9C3VCRM8+P8

Entry Name: Mayo Fountain

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1363995

English Heritage Legacy ID: 315248

Location: Corsham, Wiltshire, SN13

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Corsham

Built-Up Area: Corsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Greater Corsham

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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ST 8770
(west side)
5/221 Mayo Fountain

Memorial fountain and drinking trough, 1896 to C.T. Mayo of Ivy
House. Ashlar with a pennant stone drinking trough to front and
bowl to rear. Pedestal supporting open moulded arch with imposts
and keystone, paired columns each side, cornice over, broken
forward over columns. Upper carved roundels, monogram to front and
1895 date to rear, with curved moulding over, top finial and
flanking short paired piers with moulded caps and ball finials.
Under arch is curved headed block with inscribed panel to C.T.
(C.J. Hall, Corsham, an illustrated History, 1983 1 16)

Listing NGR: ST8728970611

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