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Latitude: 50.7879 / 50°47'16"N
Longitude: -1.0951 / 1°5'42"W
OS Eastings: 463884
OS Northings: 99093
OS Grid: SZ638990
Mapcode National: GBR VQD.PL
Mapcode Global: FRA 87L0.96C
Entry Name: Charles Mccheane Drinking Fountain at Junction of Western Parade
Listing Date: 18 March 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1387218
English Heritage Legacy ID: 475145
Location: Portsmouth, PO5
County: City of Portsmouth
Electoral Ward/Division: St Jude
Built-Up Area: Portsmouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hampshire
Church of England Parish: Southsea St Jude
Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth
SZ6399 SOUTHSEA TERRACE, Southsea
774-1/12/411 (South side)
Charles McCheane Drinking Fountain
at Junction of Western Parade
Monument. 1889 restored 1977. Stone. Drinking fountain with 2
opposed water points and 4 basins with chained iron cups.
Inscription reads "To the memory of Charles E McCheane who
died November 2nd 1888. This fountain was erected November
1889 by a few of his friends belonging to the Royal Portsmouth
Corinthian Yacht Club of which he was a founder in the year
1880". Bronze plaque reads:- "This fountain was restored by
the residents of Castle Road area and the Portsmouth City
Council to commemorate the Silver Jubilee of H.M. Queen
Elizabeth II 1952-77".
Listing NGR: SZ6425599150
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