Cee’s Black & White Challenge: Older than 50 Years

This bandstand in Stanley Park in our local seaside resort of Blackpool was built in 1929:

 

Bandstand in Stanley Park Blackpool Fylde coast Lancashire

Bandstand in Stanley Park ©HelenBushe

 

At the edge of the lake is a “classic temple” style bandstand, surrounded by amphitheatre style seating. This was specifically located to utilise the acoustics of sound travelling across the lake.The bandstand was designed by Thomas Mawson and was opened on 1 July 1929. It features an Entablature and has a copper roof.The nearby steps are intended to seat an audience of 2,500 people. – wikipedia

 

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6 Comments

Sayanti aka Shine · July 28, 2016 at 15:33

Extremely beautiful. Everything comes in this photo in detail.

    HMB · July 28, 2016 at 15:37

    Thank you.

Cee Neuner · July 27, 2016 at 22:44

Absolutely beautiful. 😀

    HMB · July 27, 2016 at 22:52

    Thanks Cee.

Amy · July 27, 2016 at 21:51

Incredibly beautiful!

    HMB · July 27, 2016 at 22:03

    Thank you. Kind of you to say that!

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