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Castle Coole #1 - Coal Bunker
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One of a series of panoramas taken around the grounds of Castle Coole, near Enniskillen. This is the coal bunker located near the tunnel which was used by servants to access the house and stay out of view of the resdidents.

From Wikipedia: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_Coole

Much of the native oak woodland remains, although a considerable portion of the estate has been historically given over to agriculture and let to local farmers, a practice which continues today. Numerous out-buildings can be found on the estate; those of interest include a 'Grand Yard', a general workplace housing stables, a 'Tallow House' (originally used for candle-making, now a gift shop and reception area), a 'Servants Tunnel' leading ultimately to the basement of the mansion and the only route from which servants could enter and exit the main building, a 'Laundry House', a 'Dairy' and an 'Ice House'. A 'ha-ha', a sunken ditch to control livestock movements without the disturbance on the landscape resulting from a fence or a wall, can be found near the mansion.

Copyright: Gary quigg
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送信日: 15/07/2012
更新日: 25/04/2014
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