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Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain
Jubilee Drinking Fountain

Photo credit: Edward Mills / Art UK

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A square pedestal with semi-circular drinking stoops on each side, encircled by cornice angled into a pediment on each side. Above, there is an ogee cap supporting crown on four colonnettes, over a pool.

Date

1898

Medium

granite, brick & bronze

Measurements

H 343 x W 125 x D 125 cm

Accession number

PO21_ECM_S002

Acquisition method

commissioned by Councillor James Hughes through public subscription

Work type

Water fountain, trough or pump

Owner

Bognor Regis Town Council

Custodian

Bognor Regis Town Council

Work status

extant

Listing status

Grade II (England and Wales)

Unveiling date

6th July 1898

Access

at all times

Signature/marks description

signature to the bottom right of the north face of the pedestal: A.SEYMOUR / BOGNOR

Inscription description

south face of the pedestal, incised letters: THIS FOUNTAIN / WAS ERECTED / TO COMMEMORATE / THE DIAMOND JUBILEE / OF / HER MOST GRACIOUS MAJESTY / QUEEN VICTORIA / AND WAS PROVIDED BY / SUBSCRIPTIONS RAISED BY / COUNCILLOR JAMES HUGHES; below this inscription on a small bronze plaque: THIS FOUNTAIN WAS / RE-ERECTED / APRIL 1969 / BY / PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION


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Located at

The Steyne, Bognor Regis

PO21 1TP

Located within southern end of Steyne Gardens