Tyne and Wear HER(1702): Sunderland, Burdon Road, fountain - Details
Sunderland, Burdon Road, fountain
Water Supply and Drainage
In the gateway to British Rail's yard on Burdon Road is a fountain of lead or cast iron set into the stone boundary wall. The inscription reads: "NIL DESPERANDUM - AUSPICE DEO".
<< HER 1702 >> Pers. Comm. J.K.C. 1975