SK5977 : Lion Gates Welbeck

3 km from Worksop, Nottinghamshire, Great Britain

Lion Gates Welbeck
Lion Gates Welbeck
The Lion Gates lead to Welbeck Abbey, the one time home of the Fifth Duke of Portland. It was this fifth Duke that built a series of tunnels through the estate. During the Second World War when all the houses of Worksop were having their modest railings cut away from the fronts of their homes, to help with the war effort, the Lion Gates were unusually overlooked in this respect.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Michael Patterson and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SK5977, 25 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Geograph (First for SK5977)
First in 5 Years (TPoint) ?
Date Taken
Friday, 27 January, 2006   (more nearby)
Friday, 27 January, 2006
Gate entrance   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 591 770 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:17.2010N 1:6.8973W
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

This page has been viewed about 750 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register
Get Involved