Royal Opening of Heaton’s Parks

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    "20th August 1884 lived long in the memory of Victorian Heatonians. It was the day that royal visitors to the city processed down Shields Road, North View and Heaton Park Road before driving through Heaton Park, across Benton Bridge and Armstrong Bridge into Jesmond Dene. Once there, the Prince of Wales (later Edward VII) officially opened Armstrong Park and Jesmond Dene..." Blog post by Heaton History Group (06/08/2014)
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    Heaton History Group
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    Link: http://heatonhistorygroup.org/2014/08/06/royal-opening-of-heatons-parks/
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Peter Smith
    Last modified: 3 years, 10 months ago
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