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Archive Reference / Library Class No.D2264
TitleBuxton Gardens Company Limited
Extent14 files/items
RepositoryDerbyshire Record Office
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Archive CreatorBuxton Gardens Company Limited
Administrative HistoryIn 1871 twelve acres of land in Buxton (given by the Duke of Devonshire) were enclosed by the Buxton Improvement Company Limited. The land was laid out as ornamental gardens and a pavilion erected. The Improvement Company was succeeded by the Buxton Gardens Company Ltd in 1888. The gardens and pavilion passed to the control of Buxton Borough Council in 1927 following the voluntary liquidation of the Gardens Company Ltd.
Custodial HistoryThese records were deposited in October 1980.
Organisation Sub-TypeVisitor Attractions
Horticultural businesses
AcknowledgementsThis list was added to the online catalogue as part of the FindersKeepers project, with the help of Elissa Rowe.
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