NS4338 : Kay Park and Lake

taken 7 years ago, near to Kilmarnock, East Ayrshire, Great Britain

Kay Park and Lake
Kay Park and Lake
The Kay Park was gifted to the people of Kilmarnock on its opening in 1879 and is currently undergoing regeneration after years of neglect.
Previous attempts have left their mark, notably the small dock visible on the far shore of the lake, where boats were hired out during summer.
The park also housed the Burns Monument Museum until 2004 when it was destroyed by fire. Its 80 foot tower would have been visible in the centre right of this image just above the tree line. On being rebuilt (minus tower) it is the new home to the Registration Services for East Ayrshire under the name of Burns Monument Centre.
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Date Taken
Tuesday, 9 August, 2011   (more nearby)
Submitted
Wednesday, 24 August, 2011
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Public buildings and spaces  Park and Public Gardens  Educational sites  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4349 3832 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:36.7936N 4:29.1888W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4360 3836
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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