Durban Image: Memorial Fountain, Durban Botanic Gardens

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Memorial Fountain, Durban Botanic Gardens
Image by Kleinz1
The inscription reads: "H W Currie Memorial Fountain. Erected in 1889 in grateful rememberance of Mr H.W. Currie, for many years a Town Councillor and Mayor in 1879-1880, through whose resource and perserverance this town was saved from a serious water famine by the establishment in 1878 of the wells and pumps known as Currie’s Fountain at the foot of the Botanic Gardens.

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