MHG56906 - Memorial Fountain, Ardersier

Summary

An early C20 cast iron fountain in The Square, Ardersier. It was listed in 2015.

Type and Period (1)

  • DRINKING FOUNTAIN (Erected, 20th Century - 1901 AD? to 1905 AD? (at some time))

Protected Status

Full Description

An early C20 cast iron fountain in The Square, Ardersier, by Water Macfarlane and Company of Saracen Foundry, Glasgow, erected to commemorate the reign of Queen Victoria in or just after 1901.

It was recommended to Historic Scotland for listing following a rapid review of the Ardersier Conservation Area in 2014 by the Highland Council Historic Environment Team. <1> <2>

The fountain was re-assessed by Historic Scotland in May 2014 with a decision to add it the statutory list. <3>

It was added to the Statutory list in 2015 at Category C. <4>

Sources/Archives (4)

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred NH 7815 5531 (4m by 4m)
Map sheet NH75NE
Civil Parish ARDERSIER
Geographical Area INVERNESS

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