Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead

LocationOn the west side of Rosslyn Hill between Shepherds Walk & Mulberry Close.
InscriptionASK AND YE SHALL RECEIVE SEEK AND YE SHALL FIND
InscriptionJESUS SAID
WHOSOEVER DRINKETH OF THIS
WATER SHALL THIRST AGAIN BUT
WHOSOEVER DRINKETH OF THE WATER
THAT I SHALL GIVE HIM SHALL
NEVER THIRST
InscriptionTHE MERCIFUL MAN
IS MERCIFUL TO HIS
BEAST
MDFCTA number0316 & 1231
Type and sizeFountain and dog trough special design
Original locationHaverstock Hill, close to Belsize Lane
Date erected1875
CommentsThis fountain was originally installed, as [0316], in 1875 at Haverstock Hill close to Belsize Lane. The gift of Mr. Wood, cost 50.0.0. In November 1889 it was removed by order of the vestry. In December 1889 it was re-erected, as [1231], at Rosslyn Hill, Hampstead near the Police Station.