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

Fountain

Summary

Type Fountain

     Large elaborate stone fountain with inner arched recess bearing marble inscription tablet, set in centre. Lions head under tablet over large stone trough.
         

Inscriptions

Lead letters (mostly missing) on marble tablet set within arched recess: THIS FOUNTAIN WAS ERECTED BY NEIGHBOURS / AND FRIENDS IN MEMORY OF / ELIZABETH CATHERINE, WIFE OF / ALFRED ADDAMS WILLIAMS, OF MAESDERWEN, / WHOSE ESTIMABLE QUALITIES AND GODLY LIFE ARE / WORTHY ALIKE OF REMEMBRANCE AND IMITATION. / A.D. 1889.

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Known, Not ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Fountain Stone 320cm high x 420cm wide (at widest point)

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
TOR002 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Other
Structural condition
  • Broken, missing parts
  • Other
Vandalism
  • None
Road Fountain Road
Precise location By side of road, opposite houses
A-Z ref None
OS ref ST298998
Date of design None
Year of unveiling c.1889
Unveiling details c.1889
Commissioned by Neighbours and friends of Elizabeth Addams Williams
Duty of care None
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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