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Gallery - Park shapes

Photographs showing the different types of shapes that can be found in public parks.

Gate
Gate
Banstand grille
Banstand grille
Fence
Fence
Bandstand grille
Bandstand grille
Park keeper's lodge
Park keeper's lodge
Ceiling of shelter
Ceiling of shelter
Wall constructed of logs
Wall constructed of logs
Trellis
Trellis
Canopy
Canopy
Hedge and arbour
Hedge and arbour
Roof decoration
Roof decoration
Pavillion ceiling
Pavillion ceiling
Gate
Gate
Wrought iron decoration
Wrought iron decoration
Seat
Seat
Play equipment
Play equipment
Archways
Archways
Picnic seat and table
Picnic seat and table
Entrance
Entrance
Stone pillars
Stone pillars