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

Drinking Fountain

Summary

Type Fountain

     Cadw listing: 'Elaborate drinking fountain in polychrome glazed tile work. Square base in black and green supports urn with brass taps. On base, 4 grey twisted columns supports canopy with pediment to all 4 sides; surmounted by ball finial.'
     See inscription.
    

Inscriptions

Inscription around upper part of each side of fountain: ERECTED 1913 PRESENTED BY A FORMER PRESIDENT TO THE TOWN OF NEWPORT IN THE NAME OF THE BRITISH WOMEN'S TEMPERANCE ASSOCIATION

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Known, Not ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Fountain Polychrome glazed tile None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
NEWPORT008 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • Abrasions, cracks, splits
Structural condition
  • Other
Vandalism
  • None
Road Stow Hill
Precise location About 50m W of lychgate at St Woolos' Cathedral
A-Z ref None
OS ref ST307875
Date of design 1913
Year of unveiling 1913
Unveiling details 1913
Commissioned by None
Duty of care None
Listing status II
At risk? No known risk

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