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Glasgow Green at Greenhead Street, James Martin Memorial Fountain and Canopy

A Category B Listed Building in Calton, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8493 / 55°50'57"N

Longitude: -4.233 / 4°13'58"W

OS Eastings: 260296

OS Northings: 664040

OS Grid: NS602640

Mapcode National: GBR 0QQ.ZY

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.Y7FQ

Entry Name: Glasgow Green at Greenhead Street, James Martin Memorial Fountain and Canopy

Listing Date: 16 March 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377884

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33839

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Calton

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

William MacFarlane and Co, 1893 (inscribed and dated), memorial to Baillie James Martin. Elaborate domed cast-iron canopy on columns, free-standing fountain set within.

Statement of Interest

Restored and repositioned here (2005) from its location in front of the People's Palace where it was replaced by the Doulton Fountain (listed seperately).

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