TL0835 : Orangery at Wrest Park

taken 7 years ago, near to Silsoe, Bedfordshire, Great Britain

Orangery at Wrest Park
Orangery at Wrest Park
The orangery now faces the opposite way round from when it was built. The owner of Wrest Park in the 18th century did not like looking at the rear of it from the house so he had it rebuilt facing the park. The orange trees were kept in slate pots and in the summer were moved outside to line the path leading up to the orangery.
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 14 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Farm, Fishery, Market Gardening  Park and Public Gardens 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 0897 3536 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:0.3594N 0:24.8329W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 0901 3536
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WEST (about 270 degrees)
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