Black Lion Fountain - York, PA
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Math Teacher
N 39° 57.760 W 076° 43.596
18S E 352533 N 4425040
Quick Description: Pretty cool but very small fountain in front of the old York County Courthouse.
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/1/2010 7:48:25 PM
Waymark Code: WMA8DN
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
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Long Description:

The water comes out of the mouth of a lion, black and made of metal. The lion appears pretty perturbed. There is some green stained on the stone/concrete so I guess something like bronze oxidized. In fact, this may be what it is made of. The fountain was made in '57, so it is 53 years old. There is a nice stone 'sink' with a heavy stone coping which the water dumps into. Unfortunately, during my visit, the fountain was turned off.

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