SX8962 : Plaque in Hollicombe Park

taken 3 years ago, near to Cockington, Torbay, Great Britain

Plaque in Hollicombe Park
Plaque in Hollicombe Park
This boulder and plaque are sited under a tree just inside the entrance to the park from Torbay Road. The plaque reads:
Borough of Torbay
On the 7th March, 1979, the Worshipful Mayor of Torbay (Councillor R.J.C. Coombe) planted the nearby plane tree to commemorate the beginning of the work creating the public landscaped park here on the site of the former Hollicombe Gas Works
W.A. Beesley Chairman Recreation Committee
L.S.W Howard Chairman Resources Committee
DP Hudson L.L.B. Town Clerk and Chief Executive Officer
R.M. Banks A.I.R.B.A. F.R.S.H. Borough Architect

Wider view: SX8962 : Site of Hollicombe gas works.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 18 September, 2014   (more nearby)
Tuesday, 30 September, 2014
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
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Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8979 6240 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:27.0633N 3:33.2234W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SX 8979 6240
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North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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