Maryon Wilson Park 7928

London, England, Greater London

Brief Description

The park contains areas of woodland and open grass, and has a number of animal enclosures for deer and farm animals.

History

Maryon Wilson Park is on a hilly site and was created out of woodland known as Hanging Wood, which was once part of the estate of the Manor of Charlton. The manor was owned by the Maryon Wilson family from 1767 - 1925, who then gave the land here to the LCC for a public park, which opened in 1926.

Visitor Facilities

Opening is unrestricted.
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

Opening is unrestricted.

Directions

Rail: Charlton then bus. Bus: 53, 54, 380,422, 486
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century (1901-1932)
References

Contributors

  • London Parks and Gardens Trust