TL4557 : Cambridge Botanic Garden

taken 3 years ago, near to Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, Great Britain

Cambridge Botanic Garden
Cambridge Botanic Garden
A corner of the University Botanic Garden (the former picnic area) is seen from the upper storey of TL4557 : Hope Residential & Nursing Care Home. In this September view, purple Michaelmas daisies are prominent. On the far side of Hills Road cranes loom over the CB1 construction site.
Cambridge University Botanic Garden
The Cambridge University Botanic Garden is located in Cambridge. It lies between Trumpington Road to the west and Hills Road to the east, close to Cambridge railway station. The garden covers an area of 16 hectares. The site is almost entirely on level ground and in additional to its scientific value, the garden is highly rated by gardening enthusiasts. It holds 10 National Collections. The garden was created for the University of Cambridge in 1831 by Professor John Stevens Henslow and was opened to the public in 1846.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 September, 2014   (more nearby)
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Friday, 19 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Plant (from Tags)
Michaelmas Daisies 
Primary Subject of Photo
Garden 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4582 5713 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:11.5879N 0:7.9155E
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TL 4580 5707
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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