TQ1873 : Richmond Gate, Richmond Park

taken 5 years ago, near to Richmond, Richmond Upon Thames, Great Britain

Richmond Gate, Richmond Park
Richmond Gate, Richmond Park
The Richmond Gate in Richmond Park.

Beyond the gate is the Star & Garter home, formerly a nursing home run by the Royal Star & Garter Homes charity to provide care for people who had served in the armed forces. The home was closed in 2013 and sold to a housing developer. The Royal Star & Garter Homes have moved to a new, purpose-built site a few miles away in Surbiton. More information about the Royal Star & Garter Homes can be found on their website LinkExternal link
Richmond Park :: TQ2073
Richmond Park is a 2,360 acre (3.69 sq mi) park within London. It is the largest of the Royal Parks in London and Britain's second largest urban walled park after Sutton Park, Birmingham. It is close to Richmond, Ham, Kingston upon Thames, Wimbledon, Roehampton and East Sheen. The park is famous for its red and fallow deer, which number over six hundred. The park is a National Nature Reserve. There is access to the park through several gates and many footpaths cross the park.
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TQ1873, 216 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Sunday, 3 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Submitted
Tuesday, 5 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Former (from Tags)
Nursing Home 
Park (from Tags)
Richmond Park 
Place (from Tags)
Richmond Park  Richmond-Upon Thames  Richmond Upon Thames  South West London  Richmond 
Primary Subject of Photo
Gateway 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1849 7372 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:27.0046N 0:17.7727W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 1853 7370
View Direction
West-northwest (about 292 degrees)
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Park Gates  Park Gate  Park Gateway  Park Entrance Gate  Park Entrance Gates  Park Entrance  Richmond Park 

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