SJ8009 : Parkland drive

taken 8 years ago, near to Weston-Under-Lizard, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Parkland drive
Parkland drive
Weston Park extends to about 450 ha / 1000 acres. It represents the remains of a medieval deer park that was landscaped by Lancelot ‘Capability’ Brown in the 1760s. The park still has many of the trees that were planted to Brown’s designs. These were supplemented in the mid C20th by commercial plantings at the behest of the 6th Earl ,who was an avid forester. As those plantations mature and are cropped they are being replaced in a way that will overtime perpetuate the appearance of the landscaped park.
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SJ8009, 13 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 1 October, 2009   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 6 October, 2009
Category
Park > Parkland   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 804 095 [100m precision]
WGS84: 52:40.9757N 2:17.4198W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SJ 804 095
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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