SD3138 : The Rock Gardens, Bispham

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

The Rock Gardens, Bispham
The Rock Gardens, Bispham
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 )
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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 316 387 [100m precision]
WGS84: 53:50.4178N 3:2.4406W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SD 316 387
View Direction
South-southwest (about 202 degrees)
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Public Gardens  Rock Gardens  Pool  Pond 

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