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Coalbrookdale Made Cast-Iron Fountain WSM

Have been nudged to do this short trip down the M5 for ages and finally managed it today.

Back in 1913, Thomas MacFarlane, who was the Weston-Super-Mare Urban District Council leader gifted an iron cast fountain made in Coalbrookdale to the town.

I've been nudged to do this for ages as Thomas MacFarlane was my wife's great great great Uncle.

Weston-Super-Mare Fountain by jonskids, on Flickr

Family Namecheck by jonskids, on Flickr

Boy and Serpent by jonskids, on Flickr
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Re: Coalbrookdale Made Cast-Iron Fountain WSM

Wow, fame at last there Skids.

Nice photos, and a nice statue/casting/historical piece...
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Re: Coalbrookdale Made Cast-Iron Fountain WSM

That's a nice piece of family history, what a legacy!
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Re: Coalbrookdale Made Cast-Iron Fountain WSM

Good family history pic - Thomas must have had a bit of cash -
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Nice to see your family history looking so resplendent.
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Good family history pic - Thomas must have had a bit of cash -
He did. Still a sign up behind where I took the pic saying 'Macfarlane Buildings'.
Sadly the family spent (or more likely drank) the savings way before I met my wife to be
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