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Canal Gardens, Roundhay Park,ornamental fountain

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Leslie Gould
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Canal Gardens, Roundhay Park,ornamental fountain
23rd March 2005. Image shows one of the ornamental fountains in Canal Gardens in Roundhay Park, taken in early Spring. The fountain throws jets of water to heights of between 3.5 metres and 5.5 metres. The 'canal' is a long rectangular pond, measuring around 107 metres by 10 metres. It was originally the site of a walled kitchen garden constructed c1816. The canal was laid out for the Nicholson family in 1833.

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