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Sir Jesse Boot and the creation of public parks in Nottingham after 1918, John Beckett,Nottingham Civic Society

19 February, 7:30 pm

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On Tuesday 19 February 2019 at the Nottingham Mechanics, North Sherwood Street, beginning at 7:30 pm

In the immediate aftermath of the First World War Nottingham acquired a number of major parks, several of them with substantial financial support from Sir Jesse Boot, Lord Trent. This lecture looks at the thinking behind the provision of parks, and at some of the practical realities of laying them out and maintaining them over time.

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Date:
19 February
Time:
7:30 pm
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Organiser

Nottingham Civic Society
Phone:
0115 9502444
Website:
http://www.nottinghamcivicsociety.org.uk/

Venue

Nottingham Mechanics Institute
North Sherwood Street
Nottingham, NG1 4EZ United Kingdom
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