TQ3377 : Frosty morning in Burgess Park

taken 5 years ago, near to Camberwell, Southwark, Great Britain

Frosty morning in Burgess Park
Frosty morning in Burgess Park
This image was taken early one January morning, during a cold spell. A hard frost had formed overnight.
Burgess Park

Burgess Park, in inner South East London, is unusual as it is a large park created on a "brownfield" site.

The area was previously occupied by streets, houses and light industry as well as a branch of the Surrey Canal. Plans to create a park here started in the 1940s. At the time, there was very little green open space in this part of inner city London.

The park gradually grew, but in rather haphazard fashion with decaying, abandoned roads still cutting into the park. In 2011-2012 the park closed for about a year so that major work could be done to regenerate the park.

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Date Taken
Friday, 20 January, 2017   (more nearby)
Submitted
Sunday, 29 January, 2017
Geographical Context
Park and Public Gardens 
Weather (from Tags)
Frost  Frosty 
Place (from Tags)
Burgess Park  South East London 
Near (from Tags)
Peckham  Camberwell 
Primary Subject of Photo
Frost 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3339 7763 [10m precision]
WGS84: 51:28.9142N 0:4.8261W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 3340 7762
View Direction
Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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