HomeFountainsTrough of the Collegiate

Rising from the Road to Collegiate, in the esplanade behind it we find this curious and beautiful font-trough.

His forehead, like a small pediment is carved in stone with triangular shape, being from your part bottom from which springs a thin stream of water that fills the pond rectangular where the cattle drink. On the opposite side, a cut deep in the stone allows the passage of water into an area circular, producing a small reservoir which may suggest intention of allowing smaller refresh the herd.

Together, set a beautiful composition elementary geometry involved in the triangle, rectangle and circle together in harmony. And ... all, designed to refresh the rigors of summer ....