Bowring Park History

Bowring Park History

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                                           HISTORICAL DATA

                                              BOWING PARK
                                    (formerly Roby Hall Estate)

                                          Gifted 1906
         (a first Municipal Park following Open Spaces Act 1906 ?)
                                    Charity No 101017

                                  Presented and renamed
                                          On 12th June



                                        GOLF COURSE

                                         OPENED 1913
                  The first Municipal Golf Course in England

                            Collated by Audrey Wilson MBE

                                          On behalf of

                The Society of FRIENDS OF BOWRING PARK

                                          Founded 1989          




Annotated map of Bowring Park