Pottery Pond, Bovey Tracey

Record Number: 103206
This photograph, of a lady feeding swans and cygnets, shows Pottery Pond in Bovey Tracey. It was constructed in the 18th century as a holding resevoir for water that powered machinery in the local potteries. It is now a popular small wildlife haven, lying off Pottery Road, between the Ashburton and Newton Roads

Tags

pond
water
swan
cygnets
woman
pottery pond

Detail

Bovey Tracey Heritage Trust
Image - Black and White Print
1935
Pottery Pond, Bovey Trace