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Latitude: 55.8517 / 55°51'6"N
Longitude: -4.2362 / 4°14'10"W
OS Eastings: 260105
OS Northings: 664314
OS Grid: NS601643
Mapcode National: GBR 0QQ.B2
Mapcode Global: WH3P8.W5XV
Plus Code: 9C7QVQ27+MG
Entry Name: Doulton Fountain, Glasgow Green, Glasgow
Listing Name: Glasgow Green, Doulton Fountain in Front of People's Palace
Listing Date: 15 December 1970
Source: Historic Scotland
Source ID: 377881
Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33836
Building Class: Cultural
Electoral Ward: Calton
Traditional County: Lanarkshire
Elaborate terra-cotta fountain by A E Pearce of Doulton's for 1888 Glasgow Empire Exhibition; re-sited here 1890. 3 tiered basins within wide outer basin and with figures representative of the British Empire, surmounted by Queen Victoria.
In neglected condition in 1992 with at least one figure kept for safety in People's Palace museum, nearby. Repaired and restored in 2004 and repositioned in front of People's Palace. The fountain is now fully functioning and floodlit (2005).
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