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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other memorial
District
Doncaster
Town
Thorne
County
South Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Crimean War (1853-1856)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
28052
Current location

Memorial Park
South Parade
Thorne
Doncaster
South Yorkshire
DN8 5LD
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 68800 12900
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • The Green
    Thorne
    Doncaster
    South Yorkshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Pair of public water pumps. Moulded circular stone basin set at foot of Doric column with spout above. Another spout near top of column. Two handles to pump, one for each spout. Column has decorative 12-sided band beneath base and capital. Inscription above basin.
Inscription
SUBSCRIPTION/ PUMP/ COMMEMORATION OF THE PEACE/ 1856/ DRINK AND BE THANKFUL
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Crimean War (1853-1856)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: depth 500MM, height 2000MM, width 500MM
    Materials: Cast Iron
Listing information
  • CRIMEAN WAR MEMORIAL PUMP
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
GRADE II LISTED BY DONCASTER METROPOLITAN BOROUGH COUNCIL 1966
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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