SK0743 : Alton Towers historic gardens

taken 28 years ago, near to Alton Towers, Staffordshire, Great Britain

Alton Towers historic gardens
Alton Towers historic gardens
Alton Towers' gardens were begun, circa 1814, by the eccentric 15th Earl of Shrewsbury. Humphry Repton's and J. C. Loudon were involved in the designs but the aerial tramway (from where the picture was taken) has come much later with the development of an adventure park.
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SK0743, 58 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
July 1992   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 25 December, 2012
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  Sport, Leisure  Park and Public Gardens 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0757 4334 [10m precision]
WGS84: 52:59.2407N 1:53.3211W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0770 4323
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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