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© Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS

IoE Number: 379200
Location: ALDERMAN PROCTOR'S DRINKING FOUNTAIN, CLIFTON DOWN (south west side)
  BRISTOL, BRISTOL, BRISTOL
Photographer: Mrs Joy Roddy LRPS
Date Photographed: 13 October 1999
Date listed: 04 March 1977
Date of last amendment: 04 March 1977
Grade II

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BRISTOLST5673NECLIFTON DOWN, Clifton901-1/1/741(South West side)

BRISTOL ST5673NE CLIFTON DOWN, Clifton 901-1/1/741 (South West side) 04/03/77 Alderman Proctor's Drinking Fountain II Drinking fountain. 1872. By G and H Godwin. Limestone ashlar and marble and sandstone details, Pennant plinth. Gothic Revival style. A 3-sided spirelet on Pennant steps, with 2-stage buttresses to the corners containing round red sandstone panels. Open 2-centre arches between have alternate sandstone and limestone voussoirs, foliate intrados, pink marble shafts, set in weathered gables with finials and carved shield panels. 3-sided weathered spire has chamfered corners and a finial. Vaulted over the 3-sided fountain and taps, with a white marble surround. Commemorates the 1861 presentation of the Downs to the City of Bristol by the Merchant Venturers. Moved c1988. (Crick C: Victorian Buildings in Bristol: Bristol: 1975-: 32).

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