SK2698 : Commemorative plaque in Stocksbridge

near to Stocksbridge, Sheffield, Great Britain

Commemorative plaque in Stocksbridge
Commemorative plaque in Stocksbridge
‘This 341⁄2 acres of land were presented by Mr.Thomas Oxley to the inhabitants of Stocksbridge for the purpose of a public park or recreation ground. The cost of laying out and the maintenance thereof being borne by Messrs Samuel Fox & Co.Ltd.’

Thomas, a local fruit farmer presented this land in 1921. It includes the site of Stocksbridge Leisure Centre.
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2012
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Monday, 7 May, 2012   (more nearby)
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Monday, 7 May, 2012
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Sport, Leisure  People, Events 
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Stocksbridge 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2612 9816 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:28.7712N 1:36.4737W
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OSGB36: geotagged! SK 2611 9818
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