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Latitude: 57.6141 / 57°36'50"N
Longitude: -3.0976 / 3°5'51"W
OS Eastings: 334521
OS Northings: 858767
OS Grid: NJ345587
Mapcode National: GBR L8QL.MQF
Mapcode Global: WH6JJ.DW59
Plus Code: 9C9RJW72+JW
Entry Name: Fountain, The Square, Fochabers
Listing Name: The Square, the Fountain
Listing Date: 24 March 1988
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 332301
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB1618
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Fochabers Lhanbryde
Traditional County: Morayshire
Dated 1878. Painted cast-iron fountain; central pedestal with
shaped base decorated with acanthus leaves and 4 cherubs,
each sitting on urn with water spout. Pedestal supports 2
shallow circular basins, the smaller above the larger.
Fountain stands in centre of large shallow octagonal pool,
contained by moulded cast-iron sides.
Plaque inscribed 'Erected by the inhabitants of Fochabers in acknowledgement of the liberality of the Sixth Duke of
Richmond and Gordon in supplying water to the Town. 1878'.
B Group with Items 26, 57, 58, 62-70
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