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Brief description of site

This park to the south of Higher Openshaw no longer exists.

Brief history of site

The site was lost due to development after 1848.

Location information:

Address: Abbey Hay Lane, Abbey Hey, Manchester

Locality: Abbey Hey

Local Authorities:

Greater Manchester; Manchester; Gorton South

Historical County: Lancashire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 109 Grid Ref: SJ897964
Latitude: 53.4642 Longitude: -2.15661

Key information:

Form of site: country estate

Survival: Lost

Site Size (Hectares): 9

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