Rothamsted - from Manor to Agricultural Research

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Photo:Rothamsted Allotment Club House - 1860.  The first allotments were provided by Sir John Bennet Lawes in 1852.  Charles Dickens visited the club in 1859.  The club flourished until the 1960s, when it was replaced by new laboratory buildings and a carpark.  Click on the picture to the page about the Allotment Club.

Rothamsted Allotment Club House - 1860. The first allotments were provided by Sir John Bennet Lawes in 1852. Charles Dickens visited the club in 1859. The club flourished until the 1960s, when it was replaced by new laboratory buildings and a carpark. Click on the picture to the page about the Allotment Club.

Cat no HC 029

This page was added by David Hinton on 10/04/2011.

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