Deposited Plan No. 1701

Market Place: Jubilee Memorial Fountain


Deposited Plan Number:1701
Date:5 October 1887
Plans Register:no data
Street:Market Place
Property Name / Number:Jubilee Memorial Fountain
Area:Town Centre
Grid Reference:SE 1449 1672
Building Project:Jubilee Memorial Fountain
Applicant:Sir J.W. Ramsden
Applicant Address:no data
Architect:Frank W. Barlow
Architect Address:no data
Status of Project:
Approved (13 October 1887)
Contractor:no data
Contractor Address:no data
Work Commenced:no data
Work Completed:no data
Subsequent Alterations / History:Moved to Greenhead Park.
English Heritage Listing:1134205
Location of Archives:Kirklees West Yorkshire Archives
Buildings of Huddersfield ID:4078

Additional Information

Plans deposited: single sheet

  • beautifully detailed elevations, section & plan

GREENHEAD PARK. Fountain in centre of Greenhead Park, opposite entrance to Vernon Avenue. 1888. Ashlar. 4 steps up. Base with projecting semi-circular bowls on gadrooned oriels. 8 fluted Tuscan columns (2 at each corner, placed diagonally) taking 4 semi-circular arches with keystones and moulded voussoirs. Fluted frieze. Moulded cornice. Ogee corona of ribs and fleur-de-lys finials. Each side has much strapwork cresting. Plaque inscribed "THE GIFT OF SIR JOHN W RAMSDEN BART TO HUDDERSFIELD 1888".

[Extract from the Historic England web site, list entry number 1134205]

Approximate Location

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What's Nearby?

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Kirkgate: New shop front (1887) - plan# 1603110ft33m
Kirkgate: No 4110ft33m
Kirkgate & Market Place: Alterations to shop (1884) - plan# 1296110ft33m
Kirkgate: No 6128ft39m
Kirkgate: No 8141ft43m
Battye's Yard: Re building warehouse (1884) - plan# 1342149ft46m
Kirkgate: No 10 and 12154ft47m
John William Street: No 1 - 9158ft48m
New Street: New Bank Buildings (1870) - plan# 123164ft50m
Westgate: Westgate House (1923)168ft51m
Market Place: No 27 (Williams' and Glynn's Bank) (1860)178ft54m
Kirkgate: Public House188ft57m
Chancery Lane: No 5 - 9189ft58m
John William Street: No 11 - 15193ft59m
Byram Street: No 4198ft60m
Chancery Lane: No 14206ft63m
New Street: No 2 - 14 (1770)232ft71m
Westgate: The Byram Arcade 10 - 18 (1880)240ft73m
New Street: New Facade to Shop (1898) - plan# 324253ft77m
New Street: No 1 - 11253ft77m
Westgate: New Arcade (Byram Arcade) (1878) - plan# 700264ft80m
Brooks Yard: Premises of F McShane Limited267ft81m
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Chancery Lane: No 13277ft84m
Cross Church Street: No 7305ft93m
King Street: No 5 and 7305ft93m
New Street: No 13306ft93m
Cross Church Street: No 9310ft95m
Cross Church Street: No 11318ft97m
King Street: No 13320ft98m
Brooks Yard: No 4321ft98m
Kirkgate: Lamp Post in Middle of St. Peters Gardens and Gateway arch to south of323ft98m