SD3138 : Entrance to Devonshire Road Rock Gardens

taken 16 days ago, near to Bispham, Blackpool, Great Britain

Entrance to Devonshire Road Rock Gardens
Entrance to Devonshire Road Rock Gardens
The main entrance to the gardens is at the top of Knowle Hill on Devonshire Road.
Devonshire Road Rock Gardens
Bispham Rock Gardens; also known as Devonshire Road Rock Gardens; is a municipal park located in Bispham which is an important wildlife resource and contains a number of rare species. The gardens were founded in the early 1900s and were opened to the public in 1925.

Built upon the site of Beryl Hill (A Celtic name meaning Hill, Hill, Hill) which allegedly was the site of a cairn and a beacon to warn of a Napoleonic invasion. The gardens run downhill toward Inver Road.
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SD3138, 17 images   (more nearby )
Photographer
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Date Taken
Sunday, 2 February, 2020   (more nearby)
Submitted
Saturday, 8 February, 2020
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens  Suburb, Urban fringe 
Camera (from Tags)
Panasonic DC-G9 
Place (from Tags)
Blackpool 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 315 385 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.3360N 3:2.5480W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 314 385
View Direction
EAST (about 90 degrees)
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Public Gardens  Ornamental Gate  Rock Gardens 

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