West Bank Park 3465

Holgate, York, North Yorkshire, England

Brief Description

West Bank Park is a public park which occupies the former site of the Backhouse nurseries. Features include woodland and tree belts. There is also open grassed lawns but little of the Backhouse nursery survives.

History

West Bank Park was first created in the early-20th century. The Backhouse nurseries occupied the site from the 19th century.

Visitor Facilities

www.york.gov.uk/environment/Parks_and_open_spaces/Parks_and_open_spaces_general/formal/West_Bank_Park/
Features
Bowling Green, Bowling Green
Access & Directions

Access Contact Details

www.york.gov.uk/environment/Parks_and_open_spaces/Parks_and_open_spaces_general/formal/West_Bank_Park/
History

Period

  • Early 20th Century
Associated People

Just one person associated to West Bank Park