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The Quarry

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Address: Shrewsbury SY1 1JA, England
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Had a lovely pleasant walk around the quarry. Looked superb. Nothing out of place. A credit to the gardeners.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you have time, visit the quarry. All town should take pride an such an area in their town. Not much protection from weather but on a dry day/ evening a nicest stroll by the river with a couple of places for a coffee.

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Thank Aaron M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a lovely pleasant walk around the quarry. Looked superb. Nothing out of place. A credit to the gardeners.

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Thank Roadiadi
Reggio Calabria, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very welcoming place with lovely and inspiring walkways; beautiful colours and expertly laid out flowers, shrubs, trees and lawns. The lake in the middle completes the picture.

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Shropshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an interesting place to visit no matter what time of year. However, visit in June/July and you won't be disappointed. It is an explosion of colour and design. Lots to keep the attention of young children as little paths to explore as well as ducks on the lake. An abundance of benches to sit and have a flask... More 

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Thank Wellintonia
Widnes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Fabulous park on the outside of the town centre of Shrewsbury!Lovely landscaped garden with water features!Riverside walk/bridge with nearby pub!A gem of a place well worth visiting!!

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Thank Elaine M
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Lovely walk along the river and round the grounds. Well kept park - lots of walkers, joggers, kids and dogs. Newly refurbished kiddies area which looks good.

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Thank Maire G
Redhill, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

With lots of open space, an expansive river, play area, monuments, flower displays and lots more - you're bound to have a lovely day out at The Quarry. There's also plenty of choice for food and drink, with trendy bars, traditional pubs and coffee houses to choose from all within a short walk of one another.

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Walsall, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was a lovely place to visit on a cold & frosty morning, plus the dingle located within it which was lovely an designed by the man who introduced me to gardening Percy Thrower.

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Thank Tracey1169
Wales
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Even the 6 year old was amazed by flower beds and colours. Loved the xploring paths, feeding ducks and watching the fish feeding. Pleasant and safe feeling environment. Special place.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A huge park with something for everyone. Large grassed areas. Runs alongside the river Severn. The secret garden is worth a look. It is a quiet spot with plenty of seating and neatly kept flower beds and a pond.

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