Halifax in Halifax Region, Nova Scotia — The Atlantic Provinces
Drinking Fountain / Fontaine d'eau potable
[Historic photo showing two young girls
at the drinking fountain]
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Man-Made Features • Parks & Recreational Areas. A significant historical year for this entry is 1905.
Location. 44° 38.508′ N, 63° 34.952′ W. Marker is in Halifax, Nova Scotia, in Halifax Region. Marker and fountain are along a path between the Halifax Public Gardens' main and southwest entrances. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5665 Spring Garden Road, Halifax NS B3J 3S9, Canada. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Lieut. Henry Edward Clonard Keating (within shouting distance of this marker); Public Garden Foundation Fountain (within shouting distance of this marker); "Hamilton" Flower-bed arrangement (within shouting distance of this marker); Horticulture Hall, post-1945 (about 90 meters away, measured in a direct line); Summer House / Pavillon d'été (about 90 meters away); HMCS Sackville K-181 (about 150 meters away); Unveiling, Jubilee Fountain / Inauguration, Fontaine du Jubilé Boer War Memorial Fountain (about 240 meters away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Halifax.
Also see . . . Halifax Public Gardens. Wikipedia entry. (Submitted on July 23, 2020, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on July 23, 2020. It was originally submitted on January 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 186 times since then and 11 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 16, 2018, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.