NS3880 : Drinking fountain, Christie Park

taken 9 years ago, near to Alexandria, West Dunbartonshire, Great Britain

Drinking fountain, Christie Park
Drinking fountain, Christie Park
The long-disused fountain is located just within the southern entrance of the Christie Park in Alexandria. The figure's uplifted arm originally held an urn aloft.

The park was named after a local industrialist in the dyeing and textiles industry, John Hyde Christie (chairman of United Turkey Red Co Ltd.), who gifted the park to the district: see NS3880 : Christie Park: inscription on the lodge for the details.

For the date when the park was officially opened, see NS3880 : Main gates of Christie Park.

For a selection of pictures taken in the park, see NS3880 : Bonhill Parish War Memorial / NS3880 : Christie Park Alexandria / NS3880 : Christie Park Alexandria / NS3880 : Christie Park Alexandria / NS3880 : Christie Park.
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Date Taken
Monday, 29 November, 2010   (more nearby)
Monday, 13 December, 2010
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
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Drinking Fountain 
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Drinking fountain   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3884 8039 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:59.3595N 4:35.1086W
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OSGB36: geotagged! NS 3884 8038
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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