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Thrybergh Country Park, South Yorkshire

About Thrybergh

Thrybergh is a pretty South Yorkshire village with a history stretching back to the time of the Doomsday Book, for centuries it was little more than a small rural village with scattered housing and farms. It has now spread somewhat, but is still surrounded by some very pleasant countryside where you can see several handsome houses and farms.

The country park here is a popular place for relaxation, it has a caravan and camping park drawing holidaymakers from far and wide. Perhaps the most scenic place is the reservoir, this was built in the 1870's to provide drinking water for Doncaster. It offers visitors idyllic walking paths from which to see the rich variety of wildfowl inhabiting the area.

Thrybergh offers all the usual village amenities, church, pub, a small selection of shops, and a garden centre. There are several old landmarks in the area, including the remains of an ancient Anglo-Saxon Cross standing outside the post office.

Visitors will find plenty of attractive villages in the area, and for those interested in local history there is a museum in the nearby town of Rotherham.

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Rotherham (107 Pictures) in the county of South Yorkshire

(3.1 miles, 5.0 km, direction SW of Thrybergh)

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Maltby (70 Pictures) in the county of South Yorkshire

(4.6 miles, 7.5 km, direction SE of Thrybergh)

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Doncaster (119 Pictures) in the county of South Yorkshire

(8.4 miles, 13.5 km, direction NE of Thrybergh)

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Sheffield (126 Pictures) in the county of South Yorkshire

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Worksop (237 Pictures) in the county of Nottinghamshire

(12.5 miles, 20.1 km, direction SE of Thrybergh)

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Thrybergh Country Park in South Yorkshire, England

Thrybergh Country Park (18 Pictures)

(0.8 miles, 1.2 km)

Thrybergh Country Park evolved out of Thrybergh Reservoir built in the 1800's to supply the borough of Doncaster with water. .....

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Conisbrough Castle (16 Pictures)

(3.2 miles, 5.2 km, direction NE)

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Roche Abbey (68 Pictures)

(6.2 miles, 9.9 km, direction SE)

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A picture taken across the lake looking up at Cusworth Hall, Nr Doncaster

Cusworth Hall & Museum (40 Pictures)

(7.1 miles, 11.4 km, direction NE)

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(7.5 miles, 12.1 km, direction N)

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A picture of Doncaster Minster

Doncaster Minster (4 Pictures)

(8.3 miles, 13.3 km, direction NE)

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Sheffield Cathedral (1 Pictures)

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