TQ2580 : Kensington Palace Vicinity, London

taken 3 years ago, near to Kensington, Kensington And Chelsea, Great Britain

Kensington Palace Vicinity, London
Kensington Palace Vicinity, London
The Dutch sunken garden in Kensington Palace gardens is seen here from one of the gates allowing access – to approved persons only – from Cradle Walk (a.k.a. The Bowery). Cradle Walk is an arched arbour of red-twigged lime. These shaded ‘cloisters’ and the gardens were laid out in 1908, or perhaps more accurately they were ‘re-established’ for Edward VII, re-creating the formal gardens that existed at Kensington Palace in the C17th. Kensington Gardens were once part of Hyde Park until William IV enclosed the area as the gardens for Kensington Palace.
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TQ2580, 462 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 4 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Friday, 5 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Country estates  City, Town centre 
Primary Subject of Photo
Garden 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2594 8008 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:30.3377N 0:11.2074W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 2595 8009
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West-southwest (about 247 degrees)
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