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placename:- Hyssop Holme Well
parish Carlisle city, once in Cumberland
county:- Cumbria
well; drinking fountain
coordinates:- NY39745680
10Km square:- NY35
References Listed Buildings 2010

1Km square NY3956

old map:- OS County Series (Cmd 23 3)

County Series maps of Great Britain, scales 6 and 25 inches to 1 mile, published by the Ordnance Survey, Southampton, Hampshire, from about 1863 to 1948.

placename:- Hyssop Holme Well
well
date:- 1890=1899
period:- 19th century, late; 1890s

drawing:-
courtesy of David Butler
thumbnail PR1480, button to large image
[1817]
and nearby
[restored 1986]
coordinates:- NY398566
date:- 1987
period:- 1980s

database:- Listed Buildings 2010

Listed Buildings 2010

courtesy of English Heritage
HYSSOP HOLME WELL / / CAVENDISH TERRACE / CARLISLE / CARLISLE / CUMBRIA / II / 386661 / NY3974856801
courtesy of English Heritage
Natural spring well. Dated 1817 with repairs of 1986. Red sandstone rubble. Set into the side of a high bank. Serpentine wall sloping away at the sides; central recessed bowl and cast-iron pipe, under dated keystone; chamfered coping above. Steps down to soak away beneath well head. An inscribed stone nearby records restoration by the Keep Britain Tidy Group sponsored by MSC, see Cumberland News, 10 October 1986. Water was at one time used to supply hot and cold water baths nearby. (Cumberland News: 10 October 1986).

placename:- Hyssop Holme Well
district:- Carlisle
listed building
coordinates:- NY39745680
date:- 2010
period:- 2010s

Old Cumbria Gazetteer - JandMN: 2013

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