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Queen Victoria
Queen Victoria

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A drinking fountain commemorates the Jubilee of the reign of Queen Victoria.


Address:Cotham Road , Alexandra Gardens, Kew, 3101
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.80725
Long: 145.032806
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Structure
Monument Theme:Government


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Tuesday 21st June, 1887
Front Inscription

This fountain was erected by the Borough Council if Kew in commemoration of the Jubille Year of the reign of Her Most Gracious Majesty Queen Victoria

21st June 1887

Left Side Inscription
Borough of Kew statistics on 21st June 1887.
Population 5900.
Number of dwellings 921.
Rateable value of property P92557.0.0
Rate on shilling in the P. P4627.17.0
Right Side Inscription

Borough of Kew on the 21st June 1887.

Councillors E.A. Atkyns. Mayor. J.M. Campbell. H.Ellis. H.Gray J.P. H. De C. Kellett. G.W. Lilley. E. Marshall. F.J. Martin. J. Wilkinson. Holland Loxton. Town Clerk and Surveyor

Source: MA,VMR
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