TQ3077 : Model village in Vauxhall Park

taken 7 years ago, near to Lambeth, Great Britain

Model village in Vauxhall Park
Model village in Vauxhall Park
Vauxhall Park was opened in 1890 by the Prince of Wales on land that had been bought for property speculation but instead was sold to the Metropolitan Board of Works after public action had sought its preservation. It was one of the first parks to be opened by the newly-formed London County Council. A number of houses originally stood on the site of the park. A prime mover was Octavia Hill, one of the founders of the National Trust. The model village is thought to date from the 1930s.
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Date Taken
Wednesday, 1 February, 2012   (more nearby)
Wednesday, 1 February, 2012
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3055 7764 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.9593N 0:7.2784W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3054 7764
View Direction
Southeast (about 135 degrees)
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