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Walking around Portland can be tiring, but what a pleasant diversion to have these water fountains available! They're beautiful and have a cooling effect just looking at them. Apparently I'm brave for having a drink from one of them, but I survived it just fine.
As noted, these fountains can be see throughout the city. They are a pretty cool sight to see in various areas, particularly the one located right by the Simon Benson mansion.
Love the story! Simon Benson, a prominent logging company owner in the mid-19th century had these put in so his loggers would have good clean water when they came into town. He was a "tea-toddler" so hoped it would keep many of his men out...更多
Tasty the water from a shared pipe isn't as cool as it used to be. Almost as interesting a the water fountains in Rome. Wish there were more. Fascination with these is age related, so if you have a 5 year old give it 30...更多
Nice water fountains throughout the city. There are about 52 original Benson Bubblers. The fountains were a gift to the city from Simon Benson. We had a nice refreshing drink.
I didn't bury the lead. These are cool and interesting. DON'T DRINK FROM THEM THOUGH. I watched numerous homeless people use them as washing stalls, garbage cans and restrooms, on top of drinking out of them. I also saw many children playing in them, which...更多