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Old Photographs

Here are  just a few photos of the garden taken over the years.

 

A photo of the original Warley House in its derelict state.  Probably around 1960. The house was demolished in 1964.

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No way in except over the wall!  January 1994

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The Challenge We Faced!

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The old fruit and vegetable garden.

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The steps with fallen and, (one), missing pillar

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The dead elm and a mass of wild rhododendrons.

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Ivy threatening the main boundary wall.

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This is now the main entrance drive!

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The old kitchen garden in May 1994.

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Just a little bit of rubble, note the old fence panels.

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Removing remnants of an old wall.

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Creating the Japanese Garden in 1996 (1).

Planting Standing Stone in Japanese Gard
 

Creating the Japanese Garden in 1996 (2).

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Newly Planted Rhododendrons.

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