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place:- Bever Memorial ?
locality:- High Hollin Bank
parish Coniston parish, once in Lancashire
county:- Cumbria
memorial; horse trough; drinking fountain; seat
coordinates:- SD32689839
10Km square:- SD39

1Km square SD3298


Bever Memorial, Coniston -- High Hollin Bank -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- The memorial is a horse trough, seat for the traveller, and in the middle a spout from which he may drink. -- '... IN MEMORIAM ERECTED BY SUSANNA BEVER 1886 ...' -- 16.9.2005

Bever Memorial, Coniston -- High Hollin Bank -- Coniston -- Cumbria / -- Cast iron patent spout:- -- 'KEEP THE PAVEMENT DRY / T KENNEDY PATENTEE / KILMARNOCK' -- 16.9.2005

courtesy of David Butler
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[A righteous man / regardeth the life / of his beasts]
Proverbs 12 10
[In / Memoriam / erected by / Susanna Bever 1885]
[He sendeth the / springs into the / valleys which run / among the hills]
Psalm 104 10
coordinates:- SD334986
person:- : Bever, Susanna
date:- 1983
period:- 1980s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
courtesy of English Heritage
Drinking Fountain. 1885. Slate. Wall with rock-faced coping; 3 square piers with rock faced bands and caps. Flanking rounded stones. To central pier a cast iron Drinking Fountain with bowl and dog bowl below; above, a lead-letter inscription reading: "IN/MEMORIAM/ERECTED BY/SUSANNA BEEVER/1885". To left, a horse trough, inscription above: "A RIGHTEOUS MAN/REGARDETH THE LIFE/OF HIS BEAST". To right, a seat, inscription above: "HE SENDETH THE/SPRINGS INTO THE/ RIVERS WHICH RUN/AMONG THE HILLS".
district:- South Lakeland
listed building -- drinking fountain
coordinates:- SD32699839
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

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