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Elliston Park Windmill - Calgary, Alberta
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wildwoodke
N 51° 02.244 W 113° 56.759
12U E 293466 N 5658114
Quick Description: This windmill is found in Elliston Park in southeast Calgary, Alberta.
Location: Alberta, Canada
Date Posted: 1/13/2009 11:00:22 AM
Waymark Code: WM5JDK
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member montythemule
Views: 9

Long Description:
Elliston Park is located in southeast Calgary at 1827 68 St. S.E.

The park is 415 hectares in size with a 20 hectare storm water retention pond. The park is the site of the annual 'Global Fest Fireworks Competition' and home of the first BP BirthPlace Forest.

The west parking lot is accessible off 60 St. S.E. and the east parking lot is accessible off 68 St. S.E.

Park Features:
Storm water retention pond (park will close when the retention pond fills with water)
NO fishing, swimming, boating or skating on pond
Picnic tables & shelters
Pathways around park
Rose garden
Interactive sundial
Washrooms (seasonal)
Water fountain (seasonal)
Off-leash area on the east side of the park
Playground for children under 10
Playground equipment designed for 10-15 year olds
Purpose: Ornamental

Open to the public: yes

Is This Windmill Functional?: No

Date of Manufacture: Not listed

Windmill Farm: Not Listed

Cost: Not Listed

Museum on Site: Not Listed

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