John Waggett's water fountain

John Waggett's water fountain

W11, Lansdowne Crescent

The Ladbroke Conservation Area Appraisal says: "Outside St John’s church is an item of street furniture that is very rare in London. The ...

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Fountain from St Pauls

Fountain from St Pauls

N8, Middle Lane, Priory Park

Opposite sides of the fountain carry two shields: the coat of arms of the City of London and, shown in our photo, the coat of arms of St ...

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St Govor's Well

St Govor's Well

W2, Kensington Gardens

The Living Stream: Holy Wells in Historical Context By James Rattue, 1995 says "As his lands included the parish of St Govor in west Wale...

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Buxton water trough - Enfield

Buxton water trough - Enfield

EN1, Forty Hill

{On one end:} The gift of J. H. Buxton, 1879 {On both sides:} Metropolitan Drinking Fountain and Cattle Trough Association

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Bromley Town pump

Bromley Town pump

BR1, Market Square, 20 - 25

For another lovely Gothic pump, possibly the same model, see Enfield Market.

3 subjects commemorated
Doulton drinking fountain - Henry Fawcett

Doulton drinking fountain - Henry Fawcett

SW8, Vauxhall Park

From Friends of Vauxhall Park: c.1891 "The contents from {Henry Fawcett's} house raised £75.10s (£75.50) which was accepted by Sir Henry...

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Beck and Runtz fountain

Beck and Runtz fountain

N16, Clissold Park

MDFCTA confirms that this fountain is of a unique design but we can find no reference to the designer/architect.

3 subjects commemorated, 3 creators
Besley memorial fountain - lost

Besley memorial fountain - lost

EC1, Aldersgate Street

This drinking fountain was erected in 1878 in memory of Robert Besley, who had run a typeface foundry in Fann Street 1849 - 61. This 1887...

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Toynbee fountain

Toynbee fountain

SW19, Wimbledon Hill Street

The fountain has four basins which would have supplied water but the activating buttons and the spouts are all lost. However some back-p...

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H. T. W. and M. W. W. drinking trough

H. T. W. and M. W. W. drinking trough

WC1, Gray's Inn Road

The Foundling plaque is in Heathcote Street, in our photo it is in the pavement just to the right of the pedestrian (on his left).

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