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Glasgow Green, Saltmarket, Sir William Collins Memorial Fountain

A Category B Listed Building in Glasgow, Glasgow

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Coordinates

Latitude: 55.8533 / 55°51'11"N

Longitude: -4.2454 / 4°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 259536

OS Northings: 664510

OS Grid: NS595645

Mapcode National: GBR 0NP.GH

Mapcode Global: WH3P8.R4KN

Entry Name: Glasgow Green, Saltmarket, Sir William Collins Memorial Fountain

Listing Date: 16 March 1993

Category: B

Source: Historic Scotland

Source ID: 377885

Historic Scotland Designation Reference: LB33840

Building Class: Cultural

Location: Glasgow

County: Glasgow

Town: Glasgow

Electoral Ward: Anderston/City/Yorkhill

Traditional County: Lanarkshire

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Description

Fountain erected in memory of Sir William Collins, and in recognition of his work for the Temperance movement.

Sculptured bronze female figure by J Mossman, 1881, set on a shaft raised high on a tall granite pedestal on which are two basins and bronze bust of Collins.

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