Park/Garden record MNT26673 - Belle Eau Park, Kirklington


HUNTING PARK (Medieval to Post Medieval)


Grid reference Centred SK 66413 59468 (1723m by 2128m)
Map sheet SK65NE
District Newark
Civil Parish Kirklington, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

Bellow Park shown on Chapman's map of 1774, Belle Eau Park on Sanderson 1835, divided into fields. (1)
Belle Eau Park is Bella Parke 1536, Bellow Park temp Eliz. (4)
See M2782 for moat.

<1> Notts Historic Gardens Trust, 1995-1997, Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files (Unpublished document). SNT4553.

<2> Chapman J, 1774, Nottinghamshire - approx 1in (Map). SNT550.

<3> Sanderson G, 1835, 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in (Map). SNT48.

<4> Gover, Mawer & Stenton, 1940, Place Names of Nottinghamshire, p 170 (Published document). SNT670.

<5> Thoroton Society, 1967, TTS, pp 72-89 (Published document). SNT380.

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Notts Historic Gardens Trust. 1995-1997. Notts Historic Parks and Gardens Files.
  • <2> Map: Chapman J. 1774. Nottinghamshire - approx 1in.
  • <3> Map: Sanderson G. 1835. 20 miles around Mansfield - 2 in.
  • <4> Published document: Gover, Mawer & Stenton. 1940. Place Names of Nottinghamshire. EPNS. p 170.
  • <5> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1967. TTS. 71. pp 72-89.

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  • None recorded

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Related Events/Activities (1)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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