TQ2904 : Well in St Ann's well gardens

taken 26 days ago, near to Brighton and Hove, Great Britain

Well in St Ann's well gardens
Well in St Ann's well gardens
St Ann's Well Gardens is home to a wide range of native and exotic trees. These give the gardens their unique character and provide shelter and tranquillity for wildlife. Nature conservation has a high profile with designated fenced off areas, a stream bed and a well stocked pond with a biological filter system.

The park is probably most famous for its 'Chalybeate' (iron bearing) spring, later known as St Ann's Well. The Chalybeate spring is also the starting point of a ley line that continues over the South Downs and beyond.

In 1908 the authorities purchased the gardens for 10,000 and they were opened to the public on Empire Day in 1908.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 21 September, 2017   (more nearby)
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Thursday, 21 September, 2017
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Place (from Tags)
Hove 
Primary Subject of Photo
Well 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29991 04871 [1m precision]
WGS84: 50:49.7274N 0:9.3370W
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OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 29991 04867
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