Removal of Jules Anspach fountain Jules Anspach fountain

Plaque: Removal of Jules Anspach fountain

This plaque is placed at foot level on the edge of the fountain.

Site: Jules Anspach fountain (2 memorials)

1000, quai aux Briques at quai à la Houille

The Anspach fountain was designed for and originally erected on Place de Brouckère (inaugurated 22 August 1897), a junction created as part of the project to clean up and cover over the Senne river, one of Anspach’s major achievements. It was taken down in 1973 and re-erected here in 1981.

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Subjects commemorated


Jules Anspach

Born Brussels, died Etterbeek. Sixth burgomaster of Brussels. He was respon...

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Jules Anspach fountain

The obelisk is of Scots granite, the figure of St Michael (by Braecke) at top...

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