Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

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Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby Leodian » Mon 26 Jan, 2015 9:29 pm

These two close together non-drinkable water spouts caught my eye today (January 26 2015). They are somewhere in Leeds, but where? If you know please answer cryptically.

I assume they are water spouts, though no water came out of either while I was there.
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby buffaloskinner » Mon 26 Jan, 2015 10:33 pm

I believe they were close to these
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby Leodian » Wed 28 Jan, 2015 12:47 am

buffaloskinner wroteColonI believe they were close to these


That made me :) buffaloskinner. Oh, and if it is a cryptic reply I don't understand it! :)
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby Leodian » Wed 28 Jan, 2015 12:53 am

These photos show the lion spout in a wider view and a close-up, though probably of no help to those who don't know the location! ;)
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby BarFly » Wed 28 Jan, 2015 7:48 pm

Near a hotel, perhaps?
They do look familiar but, sadly, my recollection of Leeds's details fails me more than it ought.
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby Leodian » Wed 28 Jan, 2015 9:00 pm

BarFly wroteColonNear a hotel, perhaps?
They do look familiar but, sadly, my recollection of Leeds's details fails me more than it ought.


Hi Barfly :).

The features are not at an hotel but there are hotels fairly close by. There's an underground by the features and I suspect that will improve the odds of getting their location. ;)
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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby Leodian » Fri 30 Jan, 2015 2:42 pm

I thought it is time to give the answer. They are in 'The Bourse' courtyard off Boar Lane. Going in from Boar Lane there is a 'Subway' (my cryptic "underground") fast food branch on the left and a William Hill bookmakers (my cryptic "odds") on the right.
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Postby BarFly » Sat 31 Jan, 2015 5:50 pm

Ah, thank you, I was thinking of the right area -- I was about to ask whether the recent pictures you posted were a clue. :)
The hotel I was thinking of I don't recall the name of but it looks a grand affair and is set back off Boar Lane.

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Re: Where are these non-drinkable water spouts?

Postby sparky415 » Thu 05 Feb, 2015 9:05 pm

Never seen them before......
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