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Oxford in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
 

Victoria Fountain

 
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 9, 2018
1. Victoria Fountain Marker
Inscription.
Victoria
Fountain
Inaugurated By
HRH Princess Louise
May 25 1899

Restored 2009
by Oxford City Council and
Oxford Preservation Trust
Supported by
East Area Parliament, Magdalen College and
CPRE Oxfordshire Buildings Preservation Trust

Oxfordshire Preservation Trust
The Victoria Fountain
Built in 1899 to commemorate
Queen Victoria’s Diamond Jubilee,
Designed by architect E.P. Warren.
A drinking fountain for people
and horses, it stands near the site
of a former 18th century
toll house and the original
St Clement’s Church.
Oxford City Council

 
Erected 1899.
 
Location. 51° 45.015′ N, 1° 14.664′ W. Marker is in Oxford, England, in Oxfordshire. Marker is at the intersection of Cowley Place and The Plain, on the left when traveling north on Cowley Place. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oxford, England OX4 1EA, United Kingdom.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Early University (approx. 0.7 kilometers away); Christ Church (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); The High Street
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By Michael Herrick, August 9, 2018
2. Victoria Fountain Marker
(approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Radcliffe Square (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); George Claridge Druce (approx. 0.8 kilometers away); Reredos Memorial (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); This Stone (approx. 0.9 kilometers away); Great Jewry (approx. 0.9 kilometers away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Oxford.
 
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By Michael Herrick, August 9, 2018
3. Victoria Fountain Marker
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By Michael Herrick, August 9, 2018
4. Victoria Fountain
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By Michael Herrick, August 9, 2018
5. Victoria Fountain
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on October 10, 2018. This page originally submitted on October 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 24 times since then. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on October 10, 2018, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.
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