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The Quarry

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Address: Shrewsbury SY1 1JA, England
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as living in Shrewsbury [but not close by] i find a walk down by the quarry and riverside a relaxing time out plenty of seats and things to see.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 6 days ago
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Excellent facility in a beautiful town The dingle is fantastic in the summer a great tribute to Percy Thrower who was the park chief Gardner

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Thank Chris J
Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

as living in Shrewsbury [but not close by] i find a walk down by the quarry and riverside a relaxing time out plenty of seats and things to see.

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Thank georgekI425QW
Shropshire, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a fantastic place to go see the gardens are amazing and was only on my door step I have lived in Shropshire for 19years and only visited the quarry once but after going in July I have been several time well worth a journey

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Thank Jennifer W
Shropshire
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

If you are visiting Shrewsbury I advise you not to miss a hidden gem right in the middle of this glorious town! It is a park within a park! It is known as The Dingle which is part of The Quarry Park. It was created by the late doyen of the gardening world, Percy Thrower and it is maintained year... More 

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Thank JackShropshire
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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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Reggio Calabria, Italy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks 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 2 weeks 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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Widnes, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 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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