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THE QUARRY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Medieval stone quarry now the site of an ornamental garden which is known as The Dingle, a sunken garden within a public park developed from circa 1879. The Dingle contains a sunken pool with an island, trees, paths and an area of formal bedding divided by paths, centred on a stone fountai...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

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Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Seventeenth century formal landscape park at Chilston Park house, re-landscaped during 18th century. The park is planted with scattered trees with woodland on the southwest borders. Landscaping started during the late 17th century, possibly 1660s and surviving features include a double tre...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

WOKING CREMATORIUM

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The first crematorium publicly available in Britain. The crematorium was built on this site in 1879 and substantially rebuilt in 1889 with an added chapel. A private crematorium to the south was converted to a columbarium, 1910-26. Altered in 1966.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

CUDWORTH AND BARNSLEY RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Cudworth and Barnsley Branch Railway opened in 1869 and closed to passenger traffic in 1959-1960. The line has been dismantled except for a short section remaining open for mineral traffic between Cudworth North Junction and West Green.

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OARE GUNPOWDER WORKS

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Oare gunpowder works was founded circa 1710 at Oare Creek, west of Faversham. After the Napoleonic Wars the works were owned by John Hall who also owned two other gunpowder works in Faversham, The Home Works (TR 06 SW 45) and Marsh Works (TR 06 SW 64). His acquisition of the works lead to...

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HOLLYCOMBE

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Landscape park, gardens and pleasance to Hollycombe House a cottage ornee constructed in 1803, remodelled as a tudor style house in 1892. The two-storey house is built of coursed stone with ashlar quoins. The pleasance and park were created during the early 19th century. The pleasance was...

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CROWNHILL FORT

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The earthwork, rock cut and some of the earth covered parts of the Royal Commission fort known as Crownhill Fort, built between 1863 and 1872. Part of a series of defences which protected the city of Plymouth and Devonport Dockyard from attack by land. The fort was designed by Captain EF D...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

WINDERMERE BRANCH RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Windermere Branch Railway opened in 1869 and closed in 1967. However, the section between Haverthwaite and Lakeside was reopened in 1973 as a private railway. The remainder has been dismantled.

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290

SOUTH WALES UNION RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

Railway built in 1863 between Bristol and South Wales utilising the Ferry at New Passage Pier. Following the opening of the Severn Tunnel in 1886, the section between Patchway and New Passage Pier closed and the line was rerouted via the GWR line and the tunnel.

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AYLESBURY AND BUCKINGHAM RAILWAY

Type: Sites and monuments databases or inventories Publisher: Archaeology Data Service

The Aylesbury and Buckingham Railway, which ran from the Great Western Railway at Aylesbury to Verney Junction, where it joined the LNWR line to Buckingham, was opened on 23rd September 1868. The line remained a local affair until the intervention, in 1891, of the Metropolitan Railway chai...

Resource is part of: http://registry.ariadne-infrastructure.eu/collection/22721290