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

Billy Hobby's Well


Type Fountain

     The well surmounts what used to be a spring and was built for the water garden in Grosvenor Park.

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Douglas, John Artist

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Primary Material Sandstone ashlar (red and buff) None
Columns Red Granite None
Bars Wrought Iron None
Fish Copper None
Weathervane Lead Finish None

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
General condition Good
Surface condition
Structural condition
Road Grosvenor Park
Precise location Grosvenor Park
A-Z ref None
OS ref None

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

Date of design 1865-67
Year of unveiling 1867
Unveiling details None
Commissioned by Marquis of Westminster for Chester City Council
Duty of care None
Listing status Don't know
At risk? Don't know

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