SP2871 : Abbey End car park looking towards Station Road, Kenilworth

taken 12 years ago, near to Kenilworth, Warwickshire, Great Britain

Abbey End car park looking towards Station Road, Kenilworth
Abbey End car park looking towards Station Road, Kenilworth
During World War II a German bomb left over from the raids on Coventry hit buildings in Abbey End, causing much damage and loss of life. The area was not reconstructed until the 1960's, which is when most of the present shops were built.

The new Youth and Community Centre was opened in 2008 to replace one on Bertie Road which was demolished to make way for the new Waitrose store. The Centre is located at the back of Abbey End car park which was rearranged at the same time to also include a road which provides delivery access for the Waitrose/Talisman development. This road doesn't have a name as yet but it is built to adoptable highways standards.


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Date Taken
Monday, 24 November, 2008   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 7 June, 2010
Category
Car park > Car park   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2886 7174 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:20.5790N 1:34.6680W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SP 2881 7180
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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