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Gallery - Who created our park and why?

A selection of images and documents which provide examples of people involved in creating public parks.

Newspaper article 22nd September 1896
Newspaper article 22nd September 1896
Sir Alfred Hickman
Sir Alfred Hickman
Henry Bolckow
Henry Bolckow
Dedication plaque Jesmond Dene
Dedication plaque Jesmond Dene
Bust of Charles Hamond
Bust of Charles Hamond
Programme cover
Programme cover
Minutes of report on sites 1866
Minutes of report on sites 1866
Newspaper article 22nd June 1892
Newspaper article 22nd June 1892