Thorn Park, Plymouth 4402

Plymouth, England

Brief Description

Thorn Park (1893) boasts a late-19th century ovoid cast-iron urinal with decorative panels by Macfarlane of Glasgow, hidden in an attractive shrubbery. The Lodge, which also marks the entrance to Mutley Park, is now leased by the City Council to the Park Pharmacy Trust, which has created a medicinal garden.

History

The park was opened in 1893.

Visitor Facilities

This is a municipal park for general public use. Please see: http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/parksandopenspaces#thorn_park More information
Features
  • Ironwork
  • Description: There is late Victorian ovoid cast-iron urinal with decorative panels by Macfarlane of Glasgow.
  • Planting
  • Description: Medicinal garden.
Shrubbery, Gate Lodge
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

This is a municipal park for general public use. Please see: http://www.plymouth.gov.uk/parksandopenspaces#thorn_park
Authorities

Electoral Ward

  • Compton
References

References

Contributors

  • Devon Gardens Trust