Strafford Gate Arch,Rainborough Park, Stainborough, Barnsley.
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member wireworm
N 53° 31.735 W 001° 30.615
30U E 598748 N 5932143
Quick Description: Arch and gate at the park entrance.
Location: Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 3/14/2012 11:36:03 AM
Waymark Code: WMDZQZ
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 2

Long Description:
A freestanding stone arch with wrought iron gates built for the 2nd Earl Stafford in 1768. This is situated at the entrance to Rainborough Park, originally allowing access by carriageway over the Serpentine Bridge to the Wentworth Castle.

Arch has recently been rebuilt on new foundations a short way from the original position. Is Grade II listed....
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Type: Gateway

Subtype: Municipal/Regional Entrance

Location: Rainborough Park and Wentworth Castle, Stainborough, Barnsley.

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