SE7169 : Atlas Fountain, Castle Howard

taken 8 years ago, near to Coneysthorpe, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Atlas Fountain, Castle Howard
Atlas Fountain, Castle Howard
By sculptor and architect, John Thomas (18131862), born at Chalford in Gloucestershire. LinkExternal link
Water is fed to this fountain from a local stream up into Ray Wood Reservoir, which lies 60-70 feet above the South Parterre, and from there falls downhill to power all the jets on the Atlas Fountain.
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Date Taken
Friday, 28 October, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 28 October, 2011
Geographical Context
Country estates 
Stone (from Tags)
Portland Stone 
Place (from Tags)
Castle Howard 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7164 6991 [10m precision]
WGS84: 54:7.2045N 0:54.3262W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 7164 6990
View Direction
NORTH (about 0 degrees)
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