Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain (Rehoboth Beach, Delaware)

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Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain
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Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain, September 2012
Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain (Rehoboth Beach, Delaware) is located in Delaware
Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain (Rehoboth Beach, Delaware)
Location Boardwalk at Rehoboth Ave., Rehoboth Beach, Delaware
Coordinates 38°43′00″N 75°4′34″W / 38.71667°N 75.07611°W / 38.71667; -75.07611Coordinates: 38°43′00″N 75°4′34″W / 38.71667°N 75.07611°W / 38.71667; -75.07611
Area less than one acre
Built 1929 (1929)
Architectural style Other, water fountain
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 09000052[1]
Added to NRHP February 28, 2009

Woman's Christian Temperance Union Fountain is a historic temperance fountain located at Rehoboth Beach, Sussex County, Delaware. It was erected by the Woman's Christian Temperance Union in 1929 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Delaware branch of the organization. It measures six feet tall, three feet wide, and is constructed of granite.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1977.[1]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ The Go Cup blog, June 2009