SD8010 : Drinking Fountain Bury

taken 10 years ago, near to Fishpool, Bury, Great Britain

Drinking Fountain Bury
Drinking Fountain Bury
Located on Manchester Road this drinking fountain and horse troughs is a Grade II listed structure.
Built in 1897 the fountain was built so that coach horses and members of the public could stop and take a drink of water on their way to Manchester.
Today, as you can see, the method of transport has some what changed with the fountain and troughs now full of plants and flowers.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 28 June, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 29 June, 2007
Category
Drinking fountain   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 801 101 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:35.2532N 2:18.0618W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 801 101
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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