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Published by R. Hale in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Buxton (Derbyshire, England)

Subjects:

  • Devonshire, Dukes of.,
  • Buxton (Derbyshire, England) -- History.

Book details:

Classifications
LC ClassificationsDA690.B98 H4
The Physical Object
Pagination143 p.
Number of Pages143
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6053989M
LC Control Number49019427
OCLC/WorldCa5733490

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The Crescent was erected between and , to the design of John Carr of York. It was built to provide good quality accommodation in the town and was intended to become the principal attraction and centrepiece of the Fifth Duke of Devonshire’s attempts to make Buxton vie with Bath as a spa of national importance. The Devonshire Dome. From Horses to Courses. The building was originally built as a stable block in by John Carr of York for the 5th Duke of Devonshire. It provided facilities for up to horses and accommodation for the servants and ostlers of those staying in the The Crescent. In the s, the Duke was persuaded by the Buxton Bath. Duke of Devonshire's Gold Cup Buxton Racecourse was a horse racing track in the 19th century on Fairfield Common near Buxton in Derbyshire, England. In an earlier racecourse field was recorded at Heathfield Nook, on the other side of Buxton town. In the remainder of the building was given to the charity and in , to increase the number of beds, the dome was added to enclose the central courtyard, becoming “The Devonshire Hospital and Buxton Bath Charity”. The title “Royal” was conferred on the hospital by George V in