The Newstead Abbey Rockery 3786

Ravenshead, Nottinghamshire, England, Nottinghamshire, Gedling

Brief Description

The Rockery is a miniature wilderness, created for Geraldine Webb.

History

The Rockery was created between 1861 and 1900. It was inspired by Benjamin Disraeli's novel Venetia, which was based upon Newstead Abbey during Lord Byron's youth.

Visitor Facilities

http://www.newsteadabbey.org.uk/
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

http://www.newsteadabbey.org.uk/
Authorities

Civil Parish

  • Newstead
Associated People

Just one person associated to The Newstead Abbey Rockery