SY7089 : Thomas Hardy's Croquet Lawn

taken 1 year ago, near to Dorchester, Dorset, Great Britain

Thomas Hardy's Croquet Lawn
Thomas Hardy's Croquet Lawn
Before finding fame and wealth as a writer, Thomas Hardy trained as a builder and architect. The house and garden at Max Gate, where he lived until 1928, are to his own designs.
I was told that Max Gate or Mack's Gate was a toll gate on the nearby road out of Dorchester around the time when Hardy acquired the land.
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Date Taken
Thursday, 3 August, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 6 August, 2017
Geographical Context
Housing, Dwellings 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 7044 8988 [10m precision]
WGS84: 50:42.4679N 2:25.1996W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SY 7045 8986
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North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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National Trust Property  Croquet Lawn 

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