National Recording Project


Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009



Type Fountain

     Drinking platform on octagonal platform set on raised circular brick and stone base. Cadw report: 'Tapered 'Pedestal' fountain to top, with petalled capitals to pilasters across chamfered corners; finial lost as are taps and cups. Polished granite circular bowl below over drum pier and octagonal base with animal drinking trough.'
     Presented by Alderman J.E. Roberts, a mayor of Bangor on three occasions, on the occasion of his leaving the office in 1900.


Incised on polished granite tablet on SW side of fountain: ERECTED / AND PRESENTED / TO THIS CITY / BY ALDERMAN / JOHN EVAN / ROBERTS, J.P. / MAYOR 1895-6 / 1898-9 & 1900 / ON THE OCCASION / OF HIS VACATING / THE MAYORIAL CHAIR / 9TH NOVR 1900

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Known, Not ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Whole work Granite 213cm high

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • Broken, missing parts
  • Broken, missing parts
  • None
Road Deiniol Road
Precise location In small garden area between Post Office and Town Hall
A-Z ref None
OS ref None

Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.

Date of design None
Year of unveiling c.1900
Unveiling details c.1900
Commissioned by John Evan Roberts
Duty of care Gwynedd Council
Listing status II
At risk? No known risk

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