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A picture tour of Richmond upon Thames - in the county of Greater London
Richmond Park, sunny January day
Richmond Park, sunny January day - by Victor Naumenko ©
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Photographer: © Victor Naumenko (Gallery)(26th September 2012)
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Richmond Park, sunny January day

Richmond Park is the largest Royal Park in London covering an area of 2,500 acres. It has changed little over the centuries and although it is surrounded by human habitation, the varied landscape of hills, woodland gardens and grasslands set among ancient trees abound in wild life. The royal connections began with Edward I, when the area was known as the Manor of Sheen. The name was changed to Richmond during Henry VII's reign. In 1625 Charles I brought his court to Richmond Palace to escape the plague in London and turned it into a park for red and fallow deer.
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Camera Make: SONY Model: DSC-W200
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 7.6 mm, ISO: 125, Exposure time: 1/640 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: January 8, 2011, 2:28 pm
ImageID:1159733, Image size: 2048 x 1536 pixels

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