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ellenkate

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #10 on: December 16, 2011, 07:51:36 »

"This drinking fountain was put up for the free use of the public by K.LYALL, F.C.RAE, A.C.RAE and C.C.HARTY
and with the consent of the Parish Council of Eastry was made over to that body for care and maintenance
AD 1911"

detmold

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #9 on: December 15, 2011, 18:49:47 »
Thanks for the further info

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« Reply #8 on: December 13, 2011, 21:19:15 »

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #7 on: November 29, 2011, 20:10:05 »
YE MEN WHO FEEL DRY
DRINK FREE AND PASS BY
ADAM'S ALE IS THE BEST EVER MADE
DRINK HORSES,COWS,DOGS
SHEEP, DONKEYS AND HOGS
YE BIRDS OF THE AIR
TAKE LIKEWISE YOUR SHARE
BE BOLD,AND NOTHING AFRAID OF.

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Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life tryi

detmold

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #6 on: November 29, 2011, 19:32:09 »
I am sure someone posted the text written on the fountain in the past !!!!

Any ideas anyone ?

detmold

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #5 on: November 29, 2011, 19:30:23 »
Excellent
Thank you for the Google map link

Far away

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #4 on: November 29, 2011, 10:45:44 »
Precisely, Paul  :)


Far away

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Re: Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #2 on: November 29, 2011, 09:05:55 »
You mean this one at 1 High St., Eastry. It is beside the road, so you can see it on Google streetview,

detmold

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Drinking Fountain Eastry
« Reply #1 on: January 14, 2011, 18:57:25 »
Stumbled upon this photo of a drinking fountain in Eastry.Is it still there?I am unable to decipher the text any sugestions!

 

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