**The Queen’s Peace Fountain.(33D).

The opening- East Park-17th. August 2001.

The Commemorative Casket, sealed in a leaden container, contained a collection of local records & documentation, including a selection from deposits from The Southern Daily Echo originally from behind the Foundation Stone in the new Above Bar premises ( post WW2).  Also City of Southampton Society documentation containing the history of its Queen’s Peace Fountain public campaign; donors to the Appeal, etc . A full copy is on deposit in the City Archives.  Reference ACC. 6648. See Blog No. 7  for further details.

 

 

 

 The Commemorative Casket beneath the Fountain

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