SU8695 : Art at Hughenden Park (5)

taken 7 years ago, near to Hughenden Valley, Buckinghamshire, Great Britain

Art at Hughenden Park (5)
Art at Hughenden Park (5)
Art students from Buckinghamshire New University have created a temporary outdoor exhibition within the park, with various different exhibits inspired by the history of Hughenden. There is more information here LinkExternal link

Two of the benches here have the following historical information:

In 1862 the manor was remodelled by architect Edward Buckton. (Commissioned by Benjamin Disraeli who had bought it the previous year).

Hughenden Manor was requisitioned by the Air Ministry in 1939. (And used as the place where German maps and aerial photographs were studied and bombing maps produced.)
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Date Taken
Sunday, 14 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 18 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Place (from Tags)
Hughenden Manor 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8640 9523 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:38.9542N 0:45.1560W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SU 8640 9523
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East-southeast (about 112 degrees)
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