Richard's Photo Gallery - Hydon Heath

... an unmade woodland track is the nearest thing to a road-poem that anything of the kind can show.

Gertrude Jekyll

Thumbnail of Amelanchia Location 4km s.east of Milford, OS ref SU977395.
Date 1997 April 12th.
Lens 50mm F1.8 @f5.6 +pl filt
Expose 1/250

NT woodland with fine views across the deepest of Surrey countryside.

Amelanchiers on Hydon's Ball were planted by garden designer and photographer Gertrude Jekyll (1843-1932), who lived nearby at Munstead Wood.

At the top is a memorial to the philanthropist Octavia Hill (1838-1912), a co-founder of the National Trust.

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Last modified: 2007 July 29th.