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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

Late nineteenth century formal gardens and wooded grounds to Bowes Museum. The museum was constructed 1869-76 and opened to the public in 1892. The grounds are planted with woodland and individual trees between 1869-74. The main feature of the gardens is an oval parterre, driveways and an...

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

SOUTH HILL PARK

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

Mid and late 19th century formal gardens and woodland for an 18th century country house. Little is known of the 18th century landscaping, a map of 1790 shows an enclosed park surrounding the two lakes. Belts of trees still outline this area, with denser woodland to the south-east. The hous...

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

ENGLEFIELD PARK

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

Nineteenth and 20th century formal and woodland gardens situated in a deer and landscape park at Englefield House. Features include a walled kitchen garden situated to the east-north-east of the house. Most of the park is of open parkland with scattered mature trees. Woodland is present in...

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

Late 19th century formal and terraced gardens situated within a landscape park at Hall Place. Features include a main terrace around the house with lawns and a forecourt. The park contains a lake with a late 19th century summerhouse and boathouse. A shrubbery is nearby. Three bridges cross...

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

QUEENS PARK

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

Public park situated to the northwest of Bolton town centre. It was designed by William Henderson and opened in 1866. The park covers an area of about 22 hectares and comprises a formal core surrounded by less formal area of woodland, grassland and lakes. Features include a sunken circular...

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LONGLEAT PARK

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

Landscape park containing 19th and 20th century formal gardens and walled kitchen garden at Longleat House. A formal, enclosed garden was created for the 16th century house. It comprises borders, walks, and hedges and is depicted in paintings of the 1670s with twin fountains. This scheme w...

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

Landscape park, informal wooded pleasure grounds and gardens to Shibden Hall laid out during the 1830s with later additions. Features include formal terraced gardens situated to the south, west and east of the house which were laid out by William Gray in 1836. Additions to main terrace, in...

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

BOLD VENTURE PARK

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

Public park opened in 1889, enlarged in 1891 and 1914. Features include an aviary constructed in 1901 and the Darwen War Memorial constructed 1921. Two watercourses, including the Bold Venture Brook, run through the park in a series of waterfalls and pools. The largest pool forms the centr...

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CORPORATION PARK

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

Public park situated 600 metres from the town centre in Blackburn. It was designed and laid out by William Henderson in 1857 and extended shortly after opening to provide a playground and sporting facilities. The park contains a formal garden of Remembrance, laid out in 1922. Water feature...

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