Secret Garden - Old Wolverton - Milton Keynes, UK.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita
N 52° 03.852 W 000° 48.276
30U E 650490 N 5770453
Quick Description: A Secret Garden hidden away, between the canal, busy main road, and High speed Railway Lines. In this old railway town of Wolverton, Milton Keynes, UK.
Location: South Wales, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 8/23/2012 1:45:34 AM
Waymark Code: WMF4R4
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
Views: 4

Long Description:
This Silhouette metal arch, featuring trains, wagons, and people, And the words The Secret Garden, above the footpath into this small park. located alongside the Grand Union Canal opposite Wolverton Park, the Secret Garden is one of the hidden gems of Wolverton!

"The site was formerly occupied by 4 villas (semi-detached houses), built by the London & Birmingham Railway Company in the 1840s to house some of the important members of the management of the Railway Works. The houses were occupied until the late 1960s when they were demolished and the area became neglected.

In 1999 a sub-committee, which eventually evolved into the Wolverton Secret Garden Society, was formed to pursue the project to turn the land into a community garden". Text Source: (visit link)

For more on the garden and how it was transformed visit: (visit link)
Title of Piece: Secret Garden

Artist: unknown

Material/Media: Steel Sheet.

Location (specific park, transit center, library, etc.): Secret Garden - Grand Union Canal & Wolverton Railway Station.

Web link(s) for additional information: Not listed

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