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Brief description of site

Albert Park is a public park which has recently undergone a programme of restoration. Features include a boating lake, bowling green and bandstand. The site occupies about 29 hectares.

Brief history of site

Henry Bolckow donated the park to the people of Middlesbrough in 1868.

Location information:

Address: Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS1 3LB

Locality: Middlesbrough

Local Authorities:

Middlesbrough

Historical County: North Riding of Yorkshire

OS Landranger Map Sheet Number: 93 Grid Ref: NZ499192
Latitude: 54.5656 Longitude: -1.22977

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Key information:

Form of site: public park

Purpose of site: urban park

Context or principal building: parks, gardens and urban spaces

Site first created: 1864 to 1868

Main period of development: Late 19th century

Survival: Extant

Site Size (Hectares): 29

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