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Harbour street drinking fountain, Portmahomack

The fountain was erected to celebrate the arrival of piped drinking water to the town in 1887. It was presented by Peter MacDonald, a native of Portmahomack and a "rectifier and wine merchant" in Glasgow. It was opened in 1892 with full Masonic honours in front of a large crowd.

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Album name:administrator / Ross & Cromarty
Filesize:475 KiB
Date added:Apr 16, 2021
Dimensions:1088 x 1605 pixels
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DateTime Original:2017:08:23 13:42:24
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Focal length:18 mm
Model:Canon EOS 40D
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