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Cameron Memorial Fountain, Woodside Crescent, Glasgow

A Category B Listed Building in Hillhead, Glasgow

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Latitude: 55.8664 / 55°51'59"N

Longitude: -4.2721 / 4°16'19"W

OS Eastings: 257914

OS Northings: 666027

OS Grid: NS579660

Mapcode National: GBR 0HJ.2S

Mapcode Global: WH3P2.BTX3

Plus Code: 9C7QVP8H+H5

Entry Name: Cameron Memorial Fountain, Woodside Crescent, Glasgow

Listing Name: Woodside Crescent/Sauchiehall Street, Cameron Memorial Fountain

Listing Date: 20 May 1986

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 374089

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB32269

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Hillhead

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

Tagged with: Drinking fountain

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Clarke and Bell, architects; 1896. Baroque drinking
fountain erected in memory of Charles Cameron MP; ogee
domed baldacchino with basins at base. In 3 main stages:
polished Peterhead granite basin and base. Doulton ware
to 2 upper stages: 4 piers with engaged columns support
octagonal upper works and ogee dome. Elaborately
moulded aedicules contain bronze medallion portrait of
Cameron, by Tinworth of London. Above these, clock
faces to cardinal points. Ogee domed roof with finial.

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