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

Fountain

Summary

Type Fountain

     Cast-iron fountain in the form of an opening tulip. Painted green. Palm like leaves. (Buildings of Wales states that formerly the fountains were decorated with numerous birds.) Basin surrounded by modern inlaid stone pavement.
     Presented by Dr. Evan Pierce to mark Queen Victoria's Jubilee in 1887.
    

Inscriptions

Plate fixed to base of fountain: ALEXANDRA / PRINCESS OF WALES Plate fixed to base of fountain: VICTORIA / JUBILEE 1887 Plate fixed to base of fountain: ALBERT EDWARD / PRINCE OF WALES Plate fixed to base of fountain: ALBERT / PRINCE CONSORT

Related works : See DENBIGH003 and DENBIGH002

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Known, Not ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Whole work Cast-iron 160cm high approx

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
DENBIGH004 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Corrosion, Deterioration
  • Biological growth
Structural condition
  • Broken, missing parts
Vandalism
  • None
Road Vale Street
Precise location Within Evan Pierce memorial garden to NW of monument
A-Z ref None
OS ref SJ056663
Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1887
Unveiling details None
Commissioned by Dr. Evan Pierce
Duty of care Denbighshire County Council
Listing status II
At risk? Not at risk

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