pleasure ground

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a commercially operated park with stalls and shows for amusement

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Now a new book is out called Hope Bank Pictorial, an album of 42 pictures, both black and white and colour, many of which have been given to Honley Civic Society since the publication in 2002 of Hope Bank, Honley's Pleasure Grounds.
Kim Jong Un and his wife Ri Sol Ju were present" at an opening ceremony of the Rungna People's Pleasure Ground, an amusement park in Pyongyang, on Wednesday, the official Korean Central News Agency reported.
This year the pleasure ground wood is alive with a softly swaying swathe of white, the crisp garden structure punctuated with milky flashes of delicate snowdrops.
The company's P-range of engines was also proving amazingly versatile and could be found in a range of uses including pleasure ground trains and a tourist submarine
Of the period he and his family spent in the pleasure ground Murphy writes that is was the happiest time of his life, where everything, even the hardships imposed by the war and the learning of "poetry, and music, and painting, even mathematics" became "an effortless delight" (Murphy, 1964:66).
Enjoy a beautiful walk through carpets of snowdrops in the castle's Pleasure Ground Wood.
Bankside Power Station covers eight acres of this former pleasure ground and is famous, appropriately enough, for its massive, phallic brick tower (325 feet high).
Wallington, Northumberland Leave the formality of the house behind this winter and explore the wonderful 18th-century pleasure ground waiting for you in the woods at Wallington.
Goole have won only two of their 14 league games and just one at their Victoria Pleasure Ground base.
KCNA reported that Kim and his wife Ri Sol Ju were present at an opening ceremony of the Rungna People's Pleasure Ground, an amusement park in Pyongyang, confirming the young North Korean leader's marital status.
Gaddafi's villa has now become a pleasure ground for the common people.
The first openings were low key with just the garden and pleasure ground wood open.
And it truly was a noble example, reported the Cardiff and Merthyr Guardian: "An ornamental walk and pleasure ground exquisite in taste and design, which for its extent and magnificence will be unparalleled by anything of the sort in Wales.
This picture dating from 1967 gives us a clear view of the little pleasure ground, which was once located by the seashore at Saltburn.