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A fountain fallen from grace

141-year-old fixture to undergo repairs - with a hefty price tag

Brewer Fountain Boston Common's Brewer Fountain will undergo repairs at a cost of more than $630,000. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff)
By David Abel
Globe Staff / June 12, 2009

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For years, the chiseled sea nymphs and other Parisian-styled gods have existed in an ignominious purgatory in which their glory has been relegated to a perch for pigeons. (Full article: 739 words)

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