Historic documents uncovered at Batsford

An archive of historic documents and photographs dating from 1910-17 has been uncovered by staff at the Batsford Arboretum in Gloucestershire.

The discovery was made by Frances Toovey, granddaughter of James Gardener, who was head gardener at Batsford from 1910-18. Batsford director of operations Stuart Priest said: "We were astonished to see such a wealth of historical material relating to Batsford."


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